Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081ep962 | Thyroid | ECE2022

Substitution with combined vitamins and minerals will provide a sufficient level of iodine during pregnancy

Trifonova Boyana , Borissova Anna-Maria , Dakovska Lilia , Michaylova Eugenia

In 2005, the evaluation of an international expert group* placed Bulgaria among those who successfully overcame the problem of ‘iodine deficiency’. The aim of the study is to assess the current iodine status in pregnant women in two main regions of Bulgaria - with a known iodine deficiency and other with sufficiency in the past.Material: A cross-sectional multicenter population-based study was conducted in a total of 84 settlements from the two...

ea0070ep141 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Frequency of hyperglycemia in screening of pregnant bulgarian women

Borissova Anna–Maria , Dakovska Lilia , Michaylova Eugenia , Trifonova Boyana

Bulgaria is also among the countries with national data on the prevalence of Diabetes published in the Diabetes Atlas of the International Diabetes Federation’2019, but did not provide data on the incidence of Hyperglycemia in pregnant Bulgarian women.Purpose: The Bulgarian Society of Endocrinology organized and conducted screening for Hyperglycemia in pregnant women in 2019.Material and Methods: 547 pregnant women from 10 re...

ea0070ep421 | Thyroid | ECE2020

Screening of thyroid function in pregnant women in Bulgaria

Borissova Anna-Maria , Dakovska Lilia , Michaylova Eugenia , Trifonova Boyana

In Bulgaria there are epidemiological data for the population of 20–80 years for the frequency of thyroid dysfunction – 6.3% hypothyroidism and 3.7% hyperthyroidism (Bulgarian Society of Endocrinology, 2012). So far, there is no national data on the incidence of thyroid disorders in pregnant women, which is a major lack of the health care system and the purpose of this study is to fill this gap.Material and Methods: We studied 547 pregnant Bu...

ea0041ep498 | Diabetes complications | ECE2016

Markers of endothelial and autonomic dysfunction in early stages of glucose intolerance and in metabolic syndrome

Dimova Rumyana , Tankova Tsvetalina , Kirilov Georgi , Chakarova Nevena , Dakovska Lilia , Grozeva Greta

Aim: The aim of the study was to evaluate sE-selectin and Endothelin-1 as markers of endothelial function and autonomic tone at early stages of impaired glucose tolerance and in metabolic syndrome (MetS).Material and methods: A total of 87 subjects - 48 females and 39 males (mean age 45.7±11.6 years, mean BMI 31.4±6.6 kg/m2), divided into three groups according to glucose tolerance: 35 with normal glucose tolerance (NGT), 35 with pre...

ea0041ep1039 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2016

Comparison of thyroid nodule prevalence in two population-based studies in Bulgaria: 2006 and 2012

Shinkov Alexander , Borissova Anna-Maria , Kovatcheva Roussanka , Dakovska Lilia , Vlahov Jordan , Vukov Mirtcho

The nodular goiter is the most prevalent thyroid disorder. Its prevalence increases with age and reaches over 70%. The aim of the study was to compare the nodule prevalence in two population-based studies, carried in Bulgaria in 2006 and 2012.Material and methods: Two thousand four hundred and two subjects (1347 female and 1053 male, age range 20–94 years) were included in 2006 and 2022 (1073 female and 949 male, 20–88 years) in 2012. All subje...

ea0073aep296 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Newly diagnosed diabetes in pregnancy among bulgarian pregnant women - national screening in 2019

Trifonova Boyana , Anna-Maria Borissova , Dakovska Lilia , Michaylova Eugenia , Vukov Mircho

According to the FIGO (2015) and later WHO (2019) classifications, hyperglycaemia detected for the first time during pregnancy may be associated with Diabetes In Pregnancy (DIP) or Gestational Diabetes mellitus (GDM).AimTo specify the frequency and type of newly diagnosed diabetes during pregnancy in the Bulgarian population of women.MaterialWe studied 547 pregnant women with a mean age...