Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0012oc21 | Pituitary, ovary and steroids | SFE2006

Macroprolactinoma with progressive resistance to high-dose cabergoline

Arun CS , Mitra Dip , Ball Steve , Hill John , Lewis Joanna , Quinton Richard

IntroductionTrue resistance to cabergoline in patients with hyperprolactinaemia has only rarely been reported. We describe a patient with macroprolactinoma who initially responded to cabergoline, but then developed a progressive increase in PRL levels.Clinical caseA 78-year-old male presenting with headache and left temporal hemianopia was found to have a macroprolactinoma with suprasellar/cavernous sinus ext...

ea0077lb20 | Late Breaking | SFEBES2021

Long-term clinical outcomes for pituitary cysts: experience of the multi-disciplinary team at the royal victoria infirmary

Deyab Mohaned , Mohamed Ali Nihad Elsayed , Baxter Nesta , James Andy , Hill John , Carrie Sean , Nicholson Claire , Jenkins Alistair , Iqbal Isma , Coulter Ian , Quinton Richard , Mamoojee Yaasir

Objective: Clinical management of pituitary cysts remains controversial, especially if asymptomatic. We retrospectively review clinical management and outcome of these patients undergoing long-term follow-up in our pituitary clinic.Methods: All patients with MRI-based diagnosis of pituitary cyst were included. Clinical presentation, cyst size and endocrinopathies (secondary adrenal, thyroid or gonadal deficiency) were compared between surgical and observ...

ea0077lb21 | Late Breaking | SFEBES2021

Long-term Clinical Outcomes for Cushing’s Disease: experience of the multi-disciplinary team at the Royal Victoria Infirmary

Baxter Nesta , Abouzaid Mona , James Andy , Hill John , Carrie Sean , Nicholson Claire , Jenkins Alistair , Iqbal Isma , Coulter Ian , Quinton Richard , Mamoojee Yaasir

Objective: Standard CushingÂ’s disease (CD) treatment is trans-sphenoidal surgery (TSS). However, reported postoperative remission and relapse rates are variable. We have retrospectively analysed clinical outcomes of patients with CD undergoing TSS at our centre.Methods: Patients with CD currently under our long-term endocrine care were included. Diagnosis of CD was made following standard biochemical and radiological investigations. Post-operative r...