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ea0067gp46 | Poster Presentations | EYES2019

Prevention of hypertriglyceridemia-induced recurrent pancreatitis during pregnancy: The role of regular plasmapheresis

Hacioglu Aysa , Sezgin Caglar Aslı , Ozbas Burak , Dursun Huseyin , Emre Urhan Muhammed , Karaca Zuleyha , Unluhizarci Kursad

Backgound: Familial hypertriglyceridemia may lead to acute pancreatitis also during pregnancy in some cases. We present two cases with hypertriglyceridemia-induced pancreatitis that recurred despite diet and medical therapy during pregnancy.Case presentation: Twenty-eight-year-old woman presented with hypertriglyceridemia-induced pancreatitis (serum triglyceride: 8502 mg/dL) that was complicated with respiratory distress at 25 weeks of gestation. Followi...

ea0070aep598 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2020

The importance of DHEA-S levels in cushing’s syndrome; is there a cut-off value in the differential diagnosis?

Ciftci Dogansen Sema , Soyluk Selcukbiricik Ozlem , Selek Alev , Erol Selvinaz , Hekimsoy Zeliha , Esen Pazir Ayse , Dursun Huseyin , Sahin Serdar , Oruk Gonca , Mert Meral , Soylu Hüseyin , Sarer Yurekli Banu , Eda Ertorer Melek , Omma Tülay , Evran Mehtap , Adaș Mine , Tanrikulu Seher , Aydin Kadriye , Pekkolay Zafer , Can Bulent , Karakilic Ersen , Karaca Zuleyha , Bilen Habib , Canturk Zeynep , Cetinarslan Berrin , Kadioglu Pinar , Yarman Sema

Purpose: To evaluate the relationship between basal dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate (DHEA-S) levels and other tests used in the diagnosis and differential diagnosis of Cushing’s Syndrome (CS) among the patients with pathologically confirmed CS.Methods: In this multicenter study, the data of 623 patients with CS were evaluated retrospectively. The patients were classified as Group 1 (n = 353 Cushing’s disease;CD), Group 2 (n</e...