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ea0041ep939 | Pituitary - Clinical | ECE2016

Clinical features of thyrotropin secreting pituitary adenomas

Uzum Ayse Kubat , Dogru Hulya , Selcukbiricik Ozlem Soyluk , Gul Nurdan , Tanakol Refik , Aral Ferihan

Introduction: Thyrotropin-secreting pituitary adenomas (TSHomas) are a rare cause of hyperthyroidism and represent <1% of all pituitary adenomas. The majority of TSHomas (70%) secrete TSH alone, while mixed adenomas are not infrequent.Design: Herein, we reported the findings of six patients with TSHoma (mean age 44 yr, 4 female, 2 male). Mean TSH value was 15.1 mIU/L (3.3–38.0) who were followed-up in our department.Result...

ea0037ep1246 | Clinical Cases–Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2015

Fatigue as the presenting symptom of multiple endocrine neoplasia of type 2A

Gul Nurdan , Kubat-Uzum Ayse , Yenidunya-Yalin Gulsah , Tanakol Refik , Aral Ferihan

Clinical spectrum of phaeochromocytoma syndromes are very heterogeneous. Sometimes life threatening hypertensive attacks may be the presenting symptom or the clinical picture may be subtle that a nonspecific symptom like fatigue can lead to diagnosis. We herein present two phaeochromocytoma cases with distinct clinical features.Case 1: A 20-year-old female patient admitted to emergency department with blurred vision and headache. She experienced headache...

ea0037ep1345 | Clinical Cases–Thyroid/Other | ECE2015

Oncogenic osteomalacia misdiagnosed as ankylosing spondylitis

Tanrikulu Seher , Ince Burak , Gul Nurdan , Kuvat Samet Vasfi , Uzum Ayse Kubat , Aral Ferihan , Tanakol Refik

Oncogenic osteomalacia is a rare paraneoplastic syndrome, which can be associated with phosphaturic mesenchymal tumor or non-mesenchymal tumour. This tumour produces fibroblast growth factor 23 (FGF-23) that leads to subsequent hypophosphataemic osteomalacia. We, hereby present a patient with oncogenic osteomalasia who is misdiagnosed as ankylosing spondylitis. A 54-year old man with weakness, severe arthralgia involving pelvis, hip joints and lower extremities referred to the...

ea0090p497 | Thyroid | ECE2023

Course of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma Diagnosed in Childhood and Adolescence and Followed Through Adulthood: Experience from a Tertiary Referral Center

Hacisahinogullari Hulya , Inan Balci Elif , Yenidunya Yalin Gulsah , Soyluk Selcukbiricik Ozlem , Bas Firdevs , Kubat Uzum Ayse , Poyrazoglu Sukran , Gul Nurdan

Introduction: Differentiated thyroid cancer accounts for 1.5% of all pediatric malignancies. Papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) is the most common subtype and is associated with more advanced disease at diagnosis compared to adults. The aim of this study was to identify long-term outcomes of pediatric PTC.Methods: Records of 30 patients with PTC diagnosed in childhood and adolescence and followed up at Istanbul Faculty of Medicine were reviewed retrospective...

ea0090p266 | Late-Breaking | ECE2023

Risk of Impulse Control Disorders in Cabergoline-Treated Cushing’s Disease: A Cross-sectional Study

Sulu Cem , Gul Nurdan , Ciftci Sema , Tanrikulu Seher , Yener Ozturk Feyza , Mefkure Ozkaya Hande , Cagri Poyraz Burc , Kadioglu Pinar

Aim: To determine the prevalence of impulse control disorder (ICD) in patients with Cushing’s disease (CD) treated with cabergoline (CBG) compared to CBG-naive patients with CD.Methods: We performed a cross-sectional study in patients with CD followed at 5 referral centers based in Istanbul. Eligible patients with CD were those with current CBG treatment for ≥ 3 months. Eligible controls were CBG-naive patients with CD that were matched for ag...

ea0041ep479 | Diabetes (to include epidemiology, pathophysiology) | ECE2016

How changed face of gestational diabetes mellitus within 12 years in Turkey

Dinccag Nevin , Idiz Cemile , Ozel Sevda , Gedik Selda , Gul Nurdan , Turker Fulya , Tekin Sakin , Tanrikulu Seher , Hacisahinoglu Hulya , Uzum Ayse

Backgrounds and aims: We aimed to determine final status of carbohydrate (CHO) intolerance of women with GDM who were followed between 3 months and 10 years after delivery.Materials and methods: Two hundred and fourty participants with GDM history were enrolled into study and divided into two groups. [Group I: 40 women (38.0±6.3 years) who had delivery before 11±2 years ago, Group II: 200 women (34.0±5.1 years) who had delivery within 3&#1...

ea0032p295 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid / Others | ECE2013

Presence of Paget’s disease in a patient with endometrium carcinoma

Uzum Ayse Kubat , Yalin Gulsah Yenidunya , Gul Nurdan , Canbaz Bulent , Dogansen Sema Ciftci , Bilgic Bilge , Ozbey Nese Colak

Introduction: Isolated bone metastasis of endometrium carcinoma is rare; but if it occurs, pelvis and vertebrae are involved mostly. Co-existence of undiagnosed Paget’s disease in a patient with malignancy causes major problems in differential diagnosis.Case: A 77 year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with severe pelvic pain. She had been diagnosed with inoperable endometrium adenocarcinoma for over a year. Metastatic bone disease was suspecte...

ea0081ep71 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology | ECE2022

Adrenal incidentaloma rate during coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic

Caklili Ozge Telci , Poyanli Arzu , Duvek Esin , Canipek Eda , Medetalibeyoglu Alpay , Hacisahinogullari Hulya , Selcukbiricik Ozlem Soyluk , Gul Nurdan , Uzum Ayse Kubat

Background: Adrenal incidentaloma (AI) is described as an adrenal mass detected on imaging not performed for adrenal disease. In coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, chest CT evaluation was performed for all ages in adults. In this study, we aimed to detect adrenal adenoma(s) which were identified with chest CT, during COVID-19 diagnostic work-up to find AI prevalence in our population.Methods: All patients who underwent chest CT examination for...

ea0090p191 | Reproductive and Developmental Endocrinology | ECE2023

Effects of gender affirming treatments on sex hormone levels, mental well being and body image quality of life in transgender individuals

Rasulova Nubar , Karakilic Ozturan Esin , Hacisahinogullari Hulya , Yenidunya Yalin Gulsah , Direk Tecirli Neşe , Soyluk Selcukbiricik Ozlem , Gul Nurdan , Kubat Uzum Ayse , Darendeliler Feyza

Objective: Transgender individuals endure gender dysphoria and incongruence between physical appearance and gender identity. We aimed to investigate effects of gender affirming treatments on sex hormone levels, mental well being and body image quality of life in these individuals. Material and Method: This is a descriptive cross sectional study. Transgender individuals who were transitioned from pediatric to adult care (n: 12) and who were formerly follo...

ea0090p21 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology | ECE2023

Transfer Of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Patients From The Pediatric ClinicTo The Adult Clinic: A Single Center Experience

Bilik Oyman Gamze , Kandemir Tuğce , hacisahinogullari hulya , yenidunya yalin gulsah , Yıldız Melek , Gul Nurdan , Kubat Uzum Ayse , Poyrazooglu Sukran , Soyluk Selcukbiricik Ozlem , Bas Firdevs , Darendeliler Feyza

Introduction: Effective management of the transition from childhood to adulthood in congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) can reduce the problems that may arise in the follow-up during adulthood.Aim: Evaluation of the clinical characteristics and sociodemographic data of CAH patients transferred from the Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic to the Adult department of our hospital and the comparison of the 2 transition models carried out during this period was t...