Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0077p249 | Thyroid | SFEBES2021

Pulse methylprednisolone as preparation for thyroidectomy for drug-resistant amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis

Lewandowski Krzysztof , Dabrowska Katarzyna , Gluchowska Monika , Lewinski Andrzej

Background: Amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis is sometimes extremely difficult to treat necessitating emergency thyroidectomy with perioperative risks including possible thyroid storm. We obtained near normalization of free T3 (FT3) by pulse Methylprednisolone prior to thyroidectomy for drug-resistant Amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis.Case Description: A 56 year old man (BMI 29.7 kg/m2), with history atrial flutter/fibrillation, episodes of fa...

ea0073aep178 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

High prevalence of 1st trimester gestational diabetes mellitus in polish women is accompanied by insulin resistance similar to pcos cohort

Lewandowski Krysztof , Gluchowska Monika , Garnysz Karolina , Horzelski Wojciech , Lewinski Andrzej

Back groundBoth pregnancy and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) constitute insulin-resistant states, while gestational diabetes (GDM) is associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes. Though screening for GDM is typically performed later in pregnancy, some women demonstrate significant insulin resistance (IR) and develop GDM even in 1st trimester. We have endeavoured to compare surrogate IR indices in 1st trimester pregnant women and in...