Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep1065 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2015

Amyloid goitre as the first manifestation of systemic amyloidosis

Oueslati Ibtissem , Hassen Hana Ben Hadj , Nacef Ibtissem Ben , Mchirgui Nadia , Khiari Karima , Abdallah Nejib Ben

Introduction: Thyroid gland may be asymptomatically involved in most patients with secondary systemic amyloidosis. However, clinically detectable amyloid goiter is quite rare; often it is seen in patient with kidney involvement. We report one case of amyloid goitre without kidney manifestation.Case report: A 30-year-old male diagnosed with bilateral bronchiectasis since 1992 was admitted with rapidly growing goiter associated with dysphagia for solids, c...

ea0063p328 | Reproductive Endocrinology 1 | ECE2019

Predictive factors of polycystic ovary syndrome in women with morbid obesity

Belaid Rym , Hassen Hana Ben Hadj , Oueslati Ibtissem , Hammami Bassem , Boukriba Seif , Rejeb Ons , Grira Wafa , Mizouni Habiba , Feki Moncef , Chaker Fatma , Chihaoui Melika

Introduction: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common disorder in women. Hyperandrogenism and chronic oligo-anovulation are the prominent clinical features. The aim of our study was to determine the prevalence and the predictive factors of PCOS in a group of women with morbid obesity.Methods: We performed a cross sectional study in 50 women with a body mass index (BMI) ≥ 40 kg /m2 collected over a period of 6 months (October 2017&#1...