Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0044ep31 | (1) | SFEBES2016

Hypercalcaemia due to Pelvic Sarcoidosis

Burkert Julia , Evans Jane , Neary Nicola

A 51-year-old lady presented as an emergency with disabling, recurrent hypercalcaemia in July and August, 2015 with a peak corrected calcium of 3.94 mmol/l (normal range 2.2–2.6). She had been diagnosed with a stage 1A endometrial cancer, treated with hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy in April 2014. Significant pelvic and left groin lymphadenopathy was noted, and was found to be enlarging on surveillance CT of July 2015. She was also found to have a left ki...

ea0044ep21 | (1) | SFEBES2016

Severe hypercalcaemia following Vitamin D replacement therapy in patient found to have co-existing sarcoidosis and primary hyperparathyroidism

Sabin Jodie , Scannell Jack , Donald Jane , Evans Alison

Current guidance recommends replacing vitamin D in patients with mild primary hyperparathyroidism although there are reports of worsening hypercalcaemia in some patients. Vitamin D replacement has also been known to cause hypercalcaemia in patients with sarcoidosis. We present a case of a patient with co-existent sarcoidosis and primary hyperparathyroidism, who developed severe hypercalcaemia following treatment with high dose Vitamin D.A 63 year old lad...

ea0095p18 | Diabetes 1 | BSPED2023

Acceptability of a general population childhood type 1 diabetes screening programme: a qualitative study – T1 Early

Scudder Claire , Townson Julia , Bowen-Morris Jane , Evans Philip , Jones Sarah , Thomas Nick , Stanford Jane , Fox Robin , Todd John , Greenfield Sheila , Gillespie Kathleen , Dayan Colin , Besser Rachel

Background: General population screening for type 1 diabetes (T1D) using islet autoantibodies (IAb) is gaining international momentum, since screening reduces diabetic ketoacidosis, hospitalisation and identifies individuals eligible for future preventative treatments. Qualitative studies have only been undertaken in at-risk individuals (1). We therefore aimed to explore parentsÂ’ experiences of their child taking part in a general population T1D screening...