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ea0029p391 | Clinical case reports - Pituitary/Adrenal | ICEECE2012

Particular course of a case of acromegaly associated with Waldenström’s macroglobulinaemia

Szanto Z. , Kun I. , Benedek E.

Introduction: Acromegaly and Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinaemia are two rare diseases (about 3–4 and 10 cases/million per year respectively), the association between them is even more infrequent, one case being reported in the available literature.Case report: We present the case of a 74-years-old female (I.I.) suffering with both diseases. In 1997 acromegaly diagnosed by dysmorphic syndrome, than in 2004 hormonal/imagistical investigations (GH a...

ea0029p445 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid/Others | ICEECE2012

Multiple myeloma associated with primary hyperparathyroidism

Kun I. , Szanto Z. , Benedek I.

Introduction: The association of multiple myeloma (MM) with primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT) is very infrequent. In addition pHPT may be overlooked or later diagnosed, because on the one hand certain clinical and laboratory characteristics of MM, such as hypercalcaemia, asthenia, osteoporosis and impaired renal function overlap with the elements of pHPT, on the other hand modern pHPT include non-classical (e.g. normocalcemic or mild clinical) forms. We present the case of a ...