Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0063ep36 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism | ECE2019

Diabetic ketoacidosis

Hoxha Edlira , Hoxha Violeta , Husi Gerond , Fureraj Thanas , Celo Eni , Ylli Agron

Diabetic ketoacidosis is a well- known and a major acute complication of diabetes, mainly of the patients with type 1 diabetes. It is not uncommon in patients with type 2 diabetes. This situation is characterised by the presence of serum ketones greater than 5 mEq/l and ketonuria, a blood glucose level greater than 250 mg/dl, a blood PH less than 7.3 and a serum bicarbonate level of less than 18 mEq/l. There are different factors that cause ketoacidosis. DKA can be the initial...

ea0056ep90 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism | ECE2018

Psychosis because of alcohol abstinence in a diabetic subject

Kermaj Marjeta , Hoxha Edlira , Muco Ermira , Fureraj Thanas , Hoxha Violeta , Cakoni Ruden , Demaj Enalda , Ylli Agron

Introduction: Although psychiatric manifestations in the form of delirium, confusional states, and psychosis have been commonly reported in relation to hypoglycemia, association of hyperglycemia with psychiatric manifestations has been less commonly reported. Acute hyperglycemia is known to alter mood state and impairs cognitive performance in patients with diabetes mellitus. However, association of acute psychosis (in the absence of cognitive disturbances) with hyperglycemia ...

ea0056p260 | Calcium & Vitamin D metabolism | ECE2018

Atypical Parathyroid adenoma in a young individual, presented with nephrocalcinosis

Kermaj Marjeta , Cadri Vilma , Cakoni Ruden , Ylli Dorina , Fureraj Thanas , Hoxha Edlira , Muco Ermira , Zeqja Anisa , Yll Agron

Introduction: Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is a rare disorder among young adults. Classic manifestations of PHPT, such as nephrocalcinosis, nephrolithiasis, are rarely seen today.Case report: We refer the case of a young male, 25 years old, presented in emergency unit with: headaches, lumbago, epigastric pain, weight loss (5 kg during six last months), polydipsia-polyuria. Medical history: He has been diagnosed with nephrolithiasis and gastritis a ...