Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep1278 | Clinical Cases–Thyroid/Other | ECE2015

Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome: case report series

Nan Raluca , Guja Cristian , Caragheorgheopol Andra , Manda Dana , Radulian Gabriela , Musat Madalina

Introduction: The polyglandular autoimmune syndromes (PAS) are rare conditions characterised by the failure of several endocrine glands sometimes associated with other non-endocrine autoimmune diseases. There are four categories of PAS: PAS-I includes at least two out of: mucocutaneous candidiasis, hypoparathyroidism and adrenocortical failure. PAS-II comprises of Addison’s disease, autoimmune thyroid disease and/or type 1 diabetes (Carpenter’s syndrome). PAS-III is ...

ea0032p348 | Diabetes | ECE2013

Long-acting insulin analogs exposure and cancer specific mortality in patients with diabetes mellitus

Ioacara Sorin , Guja Cristian , Ionescu-Tirgoviste Constantin , Fica Simona , Martin Sorina , Roden Michael

Aim: To test the hypothesis that exposure to insulin glargine might be associated with increased risk of cancer mortality compared with human basal insulin preparations.Materials and methods: All consecutive diabetes patients aged over 40 years, residing in a major urban area were screened at their first diabetes outpatient visit between 01/01/2001 and 12/31/2008 (n=79 869). Exclusion criteria were insulin treatment at screening (n=14 7...