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ea0063p240 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology 1 | ECE2019

Pituitary stalk interruption syndrome: an uncommon presentation

Eugenia Lopez Valverde Maria , Florencio Ojeda Luna , Martin Lopez Manuel , Isabel Rebollo Perez Maria

Pituitary stalk interruption syndrome (PSIS) is a rare clinical entity characterised by an absent or thin pituitary stalk, hypoplasia of the anterior pituitary gland, and ectopic location of the posterior pituitary on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Presentation is on early childhood or puberty and the most common hormonal deficiencies are growth hormone (GH) and gonadotropines. We present the case of a 28-year-old female patient who consulted after 2 years in secondary amen...

ea0056p1136 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2018

Quantitative asessments of normal cervical lymph nodes using shear-wave ultrasound elastography

Barajas-Galindo David Emilio , Florencio-Ojeda Luna , Sevillano-Jimenez Maria , Martin-Hernandez Tomas

Purpose: The aim of this study was to evaluate the reference values of quantitative shear wave elastography (SWE) for cervical lymph nodes with normal ultrasound characteristics, and assess if there are differences according the location and other characteristics of patients.Methods: 67 cervical lymph nodes from 52 patients with thyroid nodules that were diagnosed previously as different thyroid disease had been imaged with SWE. The shear elasticity modu...