Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep419 | Diabetes (complications & therapy) | ECE2015

Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage and related risk factors in diabetic foot patients

Kurultak Ilhan , Altay Mustafa , Cesur Salih , Yildiz Eda , Duranay Murat

Introduction: Infections are the major cause of increased mortality and morbidity rate in diabetic foot patients. There are little data in literature about the effects of Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage on DF infection, the risk factors that influence nasal carriage and its incidence in diabetics. We aimed to detect of the incidence, risk factors and relationship between wound culture and S. aureus nasal carriage in diabetic patients who have DF with thi...

ea0026p714 | Diabetes (epidemiology, pathophysiology) | ECE2011

A rare case: Shwachman–Diamond syndrome presenting with diabetic ketoacidosis

Akdogan M Fatih , Altay Mustafa , Denizli Nazim , Gucun Murat , Tanrikulu Seher , Duranay Murat

Introduction: Schwachman–Diamond syndrome (SDS) is usually manifested with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, short stature, and chronic neutropenia. SDS associated with osteoporosis and diabetes mellitus (DM) presenting with ketoacidosis is quite rare.Case: A 29-year-old woman was admitted to emergency room with symptoms of frequent urination and confusion. She had not history of diabetes mellitus or any other disease. On her examination, she had n...