Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0063p1033 | Interdisciplinary Endocrinology 2 | ECE2019

Adipocytokines dynamics in patients operated for rectal neoplasm

Florescu Alexandru , Branisteanu Dumitru , Grigoras Ioana , Bilha Stefana , Dimofte Gabriel , Scripcariu Dragos V

Adipose tissue performs an important endocrine role, mediated by hormones (adipocytokines) which are specifically secreted by the adipocytes. Epidemiological data consistently show an association between weight gain and the risk of colorectal cancer in adults.This observation led to the evaluation of a possible linking role of adipocytokines with cancer pathogenesis. There are several studies that associate adipocytokines with colorectal malignancy, but few data about patients...

ea0073aep401 | Endocrine-Related Cancer | ECE2021

Association of gastric GIST and Cushing syndrome

Teodoriu Laura , Dimofte Gabriel , Velenciuc Natalia , Ioan Bianca , Leustean Letitia , Ungureanu Christina , Preda Cristina

Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) are in high risk of developing additional malignancies, hereditary and also nonhereditary kind. Genetic changes are involved in the formation of GIST, about 80% are associated with KIT gene mutation and 10% of cases are associated with PDGFRA gene. These two mutations are found in both familial and sporadic GIST. We report a 65 years old female patient with a history of surgery for gastric GIST (T2N0). During the follow-up, after 4 years,...