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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...

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...