Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0077p112 | Reproductive Endocrinology | SFEBES2021

What is the prevalence and pattern of cancers in Turner syndrome? A single centre cohort study

Goindoo Ryan J , Dilrukshi M D S A , Bragg Fiona , Calanchini Matilde , Turner Helen

Background: Previous population studies suggest cancer morbidity is different in Turner syndrome (TS) compared to the background female population. Whilst gonadoblastoma is well recognized in TS with Y chromosome material, studies have suggested increased prevalence of skin tumours and meningioma but reduced incidence of breast cancer.Methods: Retrospective analysis of an adult TS clinic patient database identified women who developed cancer. Tumour type...

ea0086p256 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary | SFEBES2022

Two cases of acromegaly: the role of the dentist in early detection

Z Htun Kyaw , Sagi Satyanarayana V , Rajkanna Jeyanthy , Goindoo Ryan J , Oyibo Samson O

Introduction: Acromegaly is a rare metabolic condition in adults caused by over secretion of growth hormone from the pituitary gland. The characteristic skeletal and organ overgrowth and dental mal-occlusion issues are so insidious that they go unnoticed by the patient and family. The dentist may be the first healthcare provider to see these patients, thereby proving instrumental in early diagnosis. We report two cases of acromegaly: one case identified by a dentist and anothe...