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ea0056p106 | Clinical case reports - Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2018

Cushing’s syndrome in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus

Kostoglou-Athanassiou Ifigenia , Spiliotis George , Athanassiou Lambros , Myriokefalitakis Ioannis

Introduction: Systemic lupus erythematosus is a systemic autoimmune disease, which often necessitates the administration of corticosteroids for its treatment. CushingÂ’s syndrome is a disorder characterized by the endogenous hypersecretion of cortisol.Aim: The aim was to describe the case of a patient who had systemic lupus erythematosus, was on therapy with corticosteroids and developed CushingÂ’s syndrome.Case description...

ea0056ep150 | Reproductive Endocrinology | ECE2018

Amenorrhea and benign intracranial hypertension as an effect of antipsychotic therapy in a patient with schizophrenia

Kostoglou-Athanassiou Ifigenia , Athanassiou Lambros , Fortis Athanasios , Myriokefalitakis Ioannis , Kalogirou Thomais

Introduction: The management of schizophrenia involves drugs which inhibit domapine receptors. The drugs control the disease. However, they increase prolactin secretion and induce amenorrhea. The drugs induce the development of metabolic syndrome and as a result of obesity they may cause benign intracranial hypertension.Aim: The aim was to describe the case of a patient who developed schizophrenia and after therapy with antipsychotics benign intracranial...