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ea0081ep795 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2022

Response to classic dynamic tests of a corticotropinoma due to Nelson’s syndrome

Adamidou Foteini , Komzia Paraskevi , Divaris Efstathios , Panagiotou Athanasios , Kita Marina

Introduction: Nelson’s syndrome is a rare complication of Cushing’s disease treated with bilateral adrenalectomy. There is no effective medical treatment yet. Nelson’s patients respond to hypothalamic stimuli distinctly from patients with Cushing’s disease and those with Addison’s disease. We describe the responses to standard ACTH stimulation tests in a patient with Nelson’s syndrome.Case report: A 42-year-old woman present...

ea0081ep22 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology | ECE2022

Adrenal ganglioneuroma: presentation of two cases

Michou Athanasia , Efstathiadou Zoi , Komzia Paraskevi , Gogakos Apostolos , Divaris Efstathios , Kourkouta Georgia , Kita Marina

Introduction: Adrenal ganglioneuroma (AGN) is a rare (about 470 described cases), benign tumor arising from the neural crest tissue. These tumors are usually asymptomatic and incidentally detected. They have variable radiological features that often raise suspicion of malignancy. AGN are diagnosed at a mean age of 50 years, have no gender preference and are rarely associated with genetic syndromes.Aim: The presentation of two male patients, 24 and 53 yea...

ea0081ep1149 | Thyroid | ECE2022

A female patient with diffuse sclerosing variant of papillary thyroid cancer and background autoimmune thyroiditis

Efstathiadou Zoi , Michou Athanasia , Divaris Efstathios , Gogakos Apostolos , Panagiotou Athanasios , Hytiroglou Prodromos , Kita Marina

Introduction: Diffuse sclerosing variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma (DSPC) represents a rare but rather more aggressive subtype of PTC.Purpose: Description of a patient with DSPC and background autoimmune thyroiditis.Case description: A 33-year-old female patient reported extensive neck swelling that had progressed over several months. The patient had been diagnosed with hypothyroidism attributed to autoimmune thyroiditis, 3 ye...