Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0044ep113 | (1) | SFEBES2016

A big price for a little mistake: similar presentations but diverse management of thyroid storm

Iftikhar Mawara , Crown Anna

Introduction: Thyroid storm is a rare endocrine emergency associated with the reported mortality rate ranging from 10 to 20%. We discussed the management of two cases of thyroid storm with different outcomes. It also showed the successful use of ECMO in the management of severe hyperthyroidism related cardiomyopathy and circulatory collapse.Case History 1: A 36 years old female with known history of GravesÂ’ disease, presented with palpitations and s...

ea0048p4 | Poster Presentations | SFEEU2017

Night-blindness and neurological sequelae post bariatric surgery

Iftikhar Mawara , Waller Kathryn , Crane James , McGowan Barbara

Background: Bariatric surgery is considered the most effective tool to manage the growing pandemic of obesity related health disorders. Lack of regular surveillance following bariatric procedures can put patients at risk of developing serious micro-nutritional deficiencies and related complications.Case report: A 51-year-old lady presented to the bariatric services in 2015 with long standing neurological symptoms including memory and cognitive impairment...