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ea0049ep1194 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid/Others | ECE2017

A case with langerhans cell histiocytosis having papillary microcarcinoma of thyroid: two birds in one nest

Ozisik Hatice , Yurekli Banu Sarer , Kutbay Nilufer Ozdemir , Altun Ilker , Ertan Yesim , Makay Ozer , Ozgen Gokhan

Introduction: Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LHH) is an idiopathic, clonal, pleomorphic, neoplastic disorder characterized by the presence of atypical histiocytic cells which are locally or commonly seen in bone, lung, hypothalamus, liver, lymph nodes, mucocutaneous tissues with damaging them.Case: 58 year-old male patient applied to our clinic due to fatigue. On his physical examination, lymphadenopathy and hepatosplenomegaly were absent. In his history...

ea0035p895 | Pituitary Clinical (<emphasis role="italic">Generously supported by IPSEN</emphasis>) | ECE2014

Six cases of FSH/LH positive pituitary adenomas

Kutbay Nilufer , Yurekli Banu Sarer , Erdogan Mehmet , Saygili Fusun , Ertan Yesim

Introduction: Immunocytochemistry methods have demonstrated that most of the ‘clinically non functional’ adenomas are actually gonadotrophin secreting adenomas or gonadotroph adenomas. Gonadotroph adenomas are discovered in patients presenting with visual field disorder. Pituitary imaging almost always demonastrates macroadenoma. Anterior pituitary insufficiency is much more frequent than gonad hyperstimulation. Herein, we present six cases of FSH and/or LH positive ...