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ea0041ep380 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid/Others | ECE2016

Unusual presentation of primary hyperparathyroidism with coexisted thyroid carcinoma

Basaran Yalcin , Ince Semra , Alagoz Engin , Meric Coskun , Taslipinar Abdullah

Introduction: Brown tumor is a rare benign bone lesion with incidence ranging from 1.5% in primary hyperparathyroidism to 13% in secondary hyperparathyroidism. Common sites of involvement are pelvis, femur and ribs, but may appear in any bone. Since the incidence of thyroid disease is higher among patients with hyperparathyroidism than the general population, these lesions must be distinguished from metastases from thyroid carcinoma.We present a patient ...

ea0041ep1087 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2016

Comparisons of Endothelial Dysfunction, Inflammation and Insulin Resistance in Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Patients According to Their Radioactive Iodine Treatment Status

Dinc Mustafa , Baskoy Kamil , Yildiz Ramazan , Tapan Serkan , Alagoz Engin , Yesildal Fatih , Ozturk Erkan , Taslipinar Abdullah , Aydogdu Aydogan , Deveci Salih , Arslan Nuri , Azal Omer , Sonmez Alper

Objective: Radioactive iodine (RAI) treatment has been reported to be associated to increased cardiovascular events and death compared to the general population, but the mechanism is not fully understood. Endothelial dysfunction, inflammation, and insulin resistance play important roles in the pathogenesis of atherosclerotic events. We aimed to compare papillary thyroid carcinoma patients receiving levothyroxine suppression therapy after bilateral total thyroidectomy with or w...