Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0063p6 | Adrenal and Neuroendocrine Tumours 1 | ECE2019

Adrenal insufficiency secondary to bilateral adrenal diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: a case report

Garcia Maria Laura , Speroni Romina , Lisdero Ana Paula

Introduction: Primary adrenal lymphoma is extremely rare. It accounts for <1% of extranodal lymphoma. It affects typically old males with bilateral adrenal gland involvement that leads to adrenal hypofunction. Prognosis is very poor due to the lack of optimum chemotherapeutic regimens.Case Report: A 71 yearr old man with prior history of non insulin dependent diabetes, was admitted to the emergency department with symptoms of progressive weakness, fa...

ea0063p349 | Thyroid 1 | ECE2019

Collision tumor: A case report of tall cell variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma and laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma

Garcia Maria Laura , Lisdero Ana Paula , Szuman Gabriela , Endelman Marta , Castelletti Natalia

Collision tumors (CT) refers to the coexistence of two histologically distinct malignant tumors within the same mass. CT involving the thyroid gland (TG) and/or the neck are specially uncommon and present a diagnostic and treatment challenge.Case report: A 69-year-old male presented with a one year history of bilateral cervical lymph node growth, a four-month history of progressive dysphagia and a dyspnea associated with a rapidly expanding, painless mas...

ea0049ep1237 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Asymptomatic riedel thyroiditis presented in a patient with thyroid storm and polyglandular autoimmune disease

Garcia Maria Laura , Artola Yamila Martinez , Endelman Marta , Mayoni Sabrina , Garcia Daniel Santiago , Rella Noelia

Riedel Thyroiditis is a rare form of infiltrative and fibrotic disease of the thyroid that is characterized by compressive symptoms resulting from a rapidly enlarging goiter. The association with Graves Thyroiditis and autoimmune diseases is very rare. The aim of this presentation is to report a patient with asymptomatic Riedel Thyroiditis associated with Thyroid Storm and Polyglandular Autoimmune Disease. A 54-year-old female patient with recent diagnosis of Grave’s Dise...

ea0049ep1251 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

The challenge of diagnosing thyroid storm: a comparison of the Japanese Thyroid Association Criteria to de Burch Wartofsky Point Scale

Garcia Maria Laura , Szuman Gabriela , Scoscia Maria Florencia , Bacigaluppi Susana , Panebianco Maria Victoria , Rella Noelia

Thyroid storm (TS) is a rare and life threatening condition that requires a prompt recognition and treatment. The clinical features may overlap with other acute medical conditions. Currently both Akamizu Criteria (JTA) and Burch and Wartofsky Scale (BW) are helpful diagnostics tools.Objective: To evaluate TS patients according to currently available criteria and to identify the clinical features and outcomes.Methods: A single cente...

ea0041ep967 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2016

Clinical features and outcomes of thyroid storm: a retrospective study

Garcia Maria Laura , Rella Noelia G , Szuman Gabriela , Scioscia Maria Florencia , Panebianco Maria Victoria

Thyroid storm (TS) is a rare but life-threatening manifestation of thyrotoxicosis.Objective: To describe the clinical features and outcomes of patients admitted for TS according to Burch-Wartofsky’s score (BW).Methods: A retrospective review of subjects admitted to a single hospital from 2009 through 2015 was conducted.Results: 15 cases were identified. Etiology: autoimmune (n=8), factitious (<e...

ea0099ep201 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2024

Evaluation of the prevalence phenotypic criteria of GLIM on hospitalized patients in a third-level hospital: a cross-sectional study

Mola Reyes Laura , Maria Garcia Moreno Rosa , Llaro Mary , Minon Sanchez Gonzalo , Lopez Plaza Bricia , Palma Milla Samara

Rationale: The Global Leadership Initiative on Malnutrition (GLIM) criteria was recently proposed as the world’s first diagnostic criteria for malnutrition in adults in hospital settings. The GLIM approach is based on the assessment of three phenotypic and two etiologic criteria, with diagnosis confirmed by any combination of one phenotypic and one etiologic criterion fulfilled. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence phenotypic criteria of GLIM in hospit...

ea0081ep197 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2022

Correlation between vitamin D levels and severity of COVID 19 disease. Argentine Experience

Garcia Maria Laura , Lisdero Ana Paula , Giacoia Evangelina , Lopez Franco , Cruceno Mauro , Pollini Valeria , Esposito Marcia , Scarabino Mariana , Bacigaluppi Susana , Mumbach Aizhar Giselle

Objective Vitamin D (VD) plays a role in immune response. Recent data shows that low levels of VD could worsen COVID-19 outcomes. This study aimed to establish an association between VD levels among COVID-19 patients with clinical outcomes and inflammatory markers.Methods Prospective multicentric cohort study. Consecutively recruitment. Patients were grouped according admission status and level of VD [sufficient >30 ng/ml (VDS), insufficient 20–...