Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep1008 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2015

Graves' disease with autoimmune haemolytic anemia

Salam Randa , Ramadan Nagwa , Gaber Fatma

Introduction: Haematologic involvement is not uncommon in Graves’ disease. Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia is occasionally reported in patients with other autoimmune illnesses. However very rarely reported in Graves’ disease.Case report: We report a 19-year-old female with reactive arthritis, Graves’ disease and autoimmune haemolytic anaemia while under treatment with methimazole. Physical examination: Under built female BMI 17, Blood pressu...

ea0084ps2-10-92 | Nodules & Cancer | ETA2022

Incidence of non-diagnostic and undetermined cytologies in ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy specimens of thyroid nodules – a single-center cohort

Vendramin Andreja , Zupanc Davorin , Pirnat Edvard , Zaletel Katja , Bedernjak Bajuk Nataša , Bajuk Studen Katica , Jesenko Miha , Gaberšček Simona

Objectives: Ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) is a commonly performed diagnostic procedure for evaluation of thyroid nodules. The Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology comprises six categories. Bethesda categories I and III present a challenge for deciding on further diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Category I includes non-diagnostic or unsatisfactory results that may be due to both aspiration of cystic material from simple cysts or asp...