Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0090p221 | Thyroid | ECE2023

Effects of Growth Hormone Therapy on Thyroid Function in Adults with and Without Concomitant Central Hypothyroidism in Growth Hormone-Deficient Patients

Shankar Anand , Kumar Das Amit

Introduction: Numerous thyroid function disturbances have been linked to the administration of growth hormone (GH) to GH-deficient patients. There have been reports of anything from increased energy expenditure and improved peripheral thyroxine (T4) to triiodothyronine (T3) conversion to decreased thyrotropin (TSH) sensitivity to thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH) stimulation and induction of hypothyroidism.Objective: GH has an impact on thyroid structu...

ea0090p89 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Indications that the vitamin D-endocrine system is altered in obese people

Kumar Subhash , Guha Shaibal , Kumar Das Amit

Background: In obese patients compared to non-obese subjects, serum immunoreactive parathyroid hormone (PTH) is higher and decreases with weight loss.Objectives: To find out if obesity affects the vitamin D endocrine system and if the resulting secondary hyperparathyroidism is linked to a decrease in urine calcium.Material and Methods: 25 healthy individuals were examined. Between the ages of 21-30 years, there were 13 obese people...

ea0034p313 | Pituitary | SFEBES2014

Optochiasmal cavernoma presenting with secondary hypogonadism: a case report

Ahluwalia Rupa , Khan Muhammad , Das Kumar , Sinha Ajay , Vora Jiten

Background: We report a case of a 35-year-old male presenting with pituitary dysfunction secondary to an optochiasmal cavernoma.The gentleman was initially referred with gynaecomastia and biochemical tests consistent with secondary hypogonadism. On further questioning he also reported extremely lethargy, difficulties with weight loss and poor libido. Examination was consistent with features of hypogonadism with reduced body hair, bilateral gynaecomastia ...

ea0073aep822 | Late Breaking | ECE2021

Influence of physician-related factors on the “Glycemic Happiness” of persons with T2DM: Interim analysis of an observational survey

Kalra Sanjay , Kumar Das Ashok , Priya Gagan , Krishna Polavarapu Nareen , Gaurav Kumar , Mane Amey , Stephen Pinto Colette

BackgroundApart from long-term complications associated with diabetes(T2DM), the psychological impact also significantly contributes to poor outcomes in persons living with diabetes. An observational survey was undertaken to assess various physician-related factors that can help define “glycemic happiness” for persons living with T2DM.MethodsA prospective, multicentric, cross sectional, observationa...