Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049gp213 | Thyroid 2 | ECE2017

IgG4-related fibrous variant of Hashimoto thyroiditis in a non-Asian woman

do Vale Sonia , Filipa Martins Ana , Costa Cristiana , Batista Lucas , Mendes de Almeida Margarida

Introduction: First described in 2009, IgG4-related thyroid disease includes several subcategories: RiedelÂ’s thyroiditis, fibrous variant of Hashimoto thyroiditis (FVHT), IgG4-related Hashimoto thyroiditis (HT) and GravesÂ’ disease with elevated IgG4. It is rare, with most cases described in Japan and characterized by increased IgG4 plasma cells at immunostaining.Case Report: A 59-year-old Caucasian women, without known Asian ancestry, was obser...

ea0056p517 | Diabetes therapy | ECE2018

Long-term results of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion on glycemic control and severe hypoglycemias

do Vale Sonia , Carvalho Raquel , Matos Tania , Costa Cristiana , Filipa Martins Ana , Silvestre Catarina , Joao Bugalho Maria

Introduction: The use of Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion (CSII) is expected to improve glycemic control and to reduce hypoglycemia events. However, long-term beneficial results in glucose control are not always observed. We evaluated long-time glucose control and severe hypoglycemias in type 1 diabetic patients using CSII, without continuous glucose monitoring.Patients and methods: This was a retrospective study of adult type 1 diabetic patients...

ea0056ep120 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2018

Macroprolactinoma found in obesity setting: case report

Sofia Osorio Ana , Filipa Martins Ana , Vieira Joao , Barbosa David , Faria Carolina , Nobre Ema , Joao Bugalho Maria

Obesity is growing fast worldwide. Although environmental factors play a major role, endocrine dysfunction may contribute to the weight gain. We report an invasive macroprolactinoma diagnosed in obesity setting. A 35-year-old male was referred to our endocrine outpatient department due to grade 2 obesity (IMC 38.4 Kg/m2). His weight was increasing since the beginning of his professional activity at the age of 20 due to a sedentary lifestyle. On physical examination he had an h...

ea0056p1076 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2018

Effectiveness of radioiodine treatment for toxic adenoma

Sofia Osorio Ana , Filipa Martins Ana , Vaz de Castro Raquel , Gomes Vania , Faria Carolina , Nobre Ema , Antoine Ferreira Mickael , Cantinho Guilhermina , Joao Bugalho Maria

Objective: The purpose of this study was to assess clinical outcomes of patients with toxic adenoma (TA) treated with Radioactive Iodine (RAIT) in a tertiary hospital over a period of 8 years. We also analysed the influence of age, gender, TSH at diagnosis and anti-thyroid drugs (ATD) previous to RAIT on the cure rate.Methods: Retrospective analysis of clinical records of all patients with TA submitted to RAIT between 2008 and 2015. The influence of demo...