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ea0041ep271 | Clinical case reports - Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2016

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia in an acromegalic patient

Ersoy Reyhan , Cuhaci Neslihan , Mine Bakanay Ozturk Sule , Tam Ali , Dilek Imdat , Cakir Bekir

Introduction: Acromegaly patients are known to have an increased risk of malignancies. This may be as a result of the effect of insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I) on cellular proliferation and apoptosis inhibition. Although there are various reports related with hematological malignancies in children who treated with growth hormone (GH), few data are available about hematological malignancies in acromegaly patients. Here, we report a patient with acromegaly who has been deve...

ea0073aep884 | Late Breaking | ECE2021

A tru-cut biopsy proven rare thyroid neoplasia in a giant nodule with a benign fine needle aspiration cytology

Leyla Akdoğan , Ahmadova Konul , Bestepe Nagihan , Burcak Polat Sefika , Dilek Imdat , Aydin Cevdet , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

IntroductionExtramedullary plasmacytoma (EMP) is a plasma cell neoplasm of extraosseous tissues. Less than 5% of all plasma cell neoplasms develop extramedullary. EMP is most common in the upper respiratory tract and oral cavity. The thyroid gland is one of the extremely rare regions. It is more common in men and the average age at diagnosis is 55. Primary thyroid plasmacytoma is one of the rare thyroid neoplasms. It often manifests as a rapidly growing ...