Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0014p539 | (1) | ECE2007

Incorporation and release of 3H-norepinephrine by granulosa cells: Novel functionality for endocrine cells

Greiner Monika , Lara Hernán E

Ovarian function in mammals is regulated by gonadotropins and by sympathetic nervous system. Norepinephrine (NE) is one of the major neurotransmitters present in the fibres innervating the gonad and regulates follicular development and ovarian steroids release. Surgical section of the sympathetic fibres partially decreased the release of NE as compared with non-denervated rats. The remnant release capability supposes the existence of an intraovarian compartment able to incorpo...

ea0073aep490 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2021

Third month MRI predicts macroprolactinoma reduction after cabergoline therapy

Biagetti Betina , Sarria-Estrada Silvana , Ng-Won Karelis , Martinez-Saez Elena , Casteras Anna , Cordero-Asanza Esteban , Irene Hernández-Hernández , Efrain Cordero-Vazquez. , Alba Rojano , Canonge Rafael Simo

BackgroundTranssphenoidal surgery is in general the preferred first-line treatment for patients with macroadenomas except for prolactinomas, which is mainly indicated when the treatment with dopamine agonists (DA) fails. However, in those patients resistant to DA (i.e. volume reduction ObjectiveTo identify predictors of DA resistance in order...

ea0014p198 | (1) | ECE2007

Evaluation of visceral protein malnutrition in morbid obese patients operated on laparoscopic gastric bypass

Casañ Rosa , Morillas Carlos , Sola Eva , García Katherinne , Yanini Jesus , Jover Ana , Gomez Marcelino , Hernández Antonio

Morbid obesity is associated with a decreased life expectancy and a myriad of serious medical problems. The Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) is the most effective procedure for the treatment of these patients, but it can be responsible of early and late complications. The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate the rate of visceral protein malnutrition (VPM) in morbid obese (MO) patients two years after laparoscopic RYGBP. Albumin (Alb), prealbumin (Prealb), transferrin ...

ea0073ep70 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Hospital admission, a good time to optimize treatment and rethink the diagnosis

Elizabeth Lorenzo Hernández , Cobos Palacios Lidia , Viyey Kishore Doulatram Gamgaram , Ricardo Gómez Huelgas

IntroductionPrediabetes and type 2 diabetes prevalence in children and teenagers has been rising lately, according to obesity increase in this population. Diabetes is the first cause of kidney failure in this individuals. These clinical entities are associated with hypertension and dyslipidemia, leading to an increased risk for cardiovascular disease. In this case, as a result of the presence of a diabetic complication, the differential diagnosis of the ...

ea0070aep114 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology | ECE2020

Can you diagnose drug-induced bilateral adrenitis before clinical and analytical manifestations are present?

Fernandez-Trujillo-Comenge Paula Maria , Hernández Lázaro Alba , Kuzior Agnieszka , Esteban Nivelo-Rivadeneira Manuel , Santana-Suarez Ana Delia , Javier Martinez-Martin Francisco

Introduction: The introduction of immunotherapy with checkpoint inhibitors for oncologic diseases has improved the survival and quality of life of our patients; however, these therapies are frequently associated with autoimmune endocrine disease.Methods: Revision of the patient’s clinical record and the related literature.Results: Clinical Case : An 88-year old woman was referred to our Endocrinology Clinic because of a PET i...

ea0070aep519 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Neurological disorder in a patient with decompensated T2DM

Maria Fernandez-Trujillo-Comenge Paula , Hernández Lázaro Alba , Kuzior Agnieszka , Esteban Nivelo-Rivadeneira Manuel , Delia Santana-Suarez Ana , Javier Martinez-Martin Francisco

Introduction/aim: Neurological symptoms are rarely related to decompensated type 2 diabetes mellitus. However, thanks to complementary tests, we can identify this association more easily.Material and method: Review of the patient’s clinical record and the relevant literature.Results: A 76-year old man complained in the last year of a progressive, involuntary and disabling movement disorder consisting in hemichorea of the left...

ea0011p904 | Thyroid | ECE2006

Modifications in the frequency of presentation and the TNM stage at diagnosis of thyroid carcinoma in the last decade in Valencia (Spain)

Yanini J , Casañ R , García K , Jover A , Gómez M , Solá E , Morillas C , Peña H , Muñoz ML , Hernández A

Aims: The aim of the present study was to evaluate the relative frequency of histological categories of thyroid malignant neoplasms. Another aim was to evaluate the TNM stage differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC) at the time of initial presentation in Valencia Community (Spain).Methods: Histopathology and TNM stage thyroid carcinomas diagnosed of thyroid carcinoma diagnosed between 1998 and 2005 in our endocrinology service, were recorded.The sample was...

ea0056p361 | Diabetes (to include epidemiology, pathophysiology) | ECE2018

Phenotypic and autoimmunity analysis of patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus onset

Maria Diaz Perdigones Cristina , Hern Carmen , Damas Fuentes Miguel , Jose Picon Cesar Maria , Luis Pinzon Martin Jose , Molina Vega Maria , Tinahones Madueno Francisco

Introduction: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is considered, in general, a disease of children and young adults with normal body mass index (BMI), linked to a genetic susceptibility based on autoimmunity. However, we know that it can be diagnosed at any age and we must differentiate it from type 2 diabetes mellitus.Objetives: To investigate the phenotypic characteristics and the presence of specific autoimmunity in T1DM patients diagnosed in our hospital...

ea0073aep250 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Evaluation of the results of weight loss at 1 year after bariatric surgery at the regional university hospital of malaga

Silvia Patricia Alonso Gallardo , Viyey Kishore Doulatram Gamgaram , José Abuín Fernández , Marin Montserrat Gonzalo , Sergio Valdés Hernández

IntroductionMorbid obesity is a very prevalent disease, bariatric surgery being a fundamental pillar in its treatment.ObjectiveTo analyze the results of weight loss at 1 year in patients operated on gastric bypass and sleeve at the Regional University Hospital (HRU) of Malaga.MethodsRetrospective observational study, with a follow-up period of 1 year, of 215 patie...

ea0073aep774 | Thyroid | ECE2021

Variables related to Response to Therapy in 340 patients with thyroid follicular epithelial cell-derived carcinoma

Patricia Espinosa De Los Monteros , Fernando Hernández Olmeda , Lopez Nevado Celia , Xavier Pérez Candel , Pazos Mario , Marcuello Foncillas Clara , Maria Cristina Familiar Casado

IntroductionResponse to Therapy, according to ATA’s dynamic classification, provides a description of the clinical situation in patients with thyroid cancer (TC) a year or more after treatment. It gives us more accurate information than the obtained at diagnosis by static staging systems as AJCC and ATA risk system.ObjetivesTo analyse the association between some factors collected at diagnosis and the ty...