Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049ep1167 | Male Reproduction | ECE2017

Early arterial stiffness and chronic inflammation in male equivalents of polycystic ovary syndrome

Sozen Mehmet , Baldane Suleyman , Abusoglu Sedat , Kebapcilar Levent , Kebapcilar Aysegul , Akyurek Fatma , Unlu Ali , Ipekci Suleyman Hilmi

Introduction: There is some evidence that a rise in the androgen hormone levels increases the risk for the development of a cardiovascular disease, obtained from the studies conducted on women with polycystic ovary and on men with androgenic alopecia. Inflammatory substances tend to increase in polycystic ovary syndrome and in androgenic alopecia. On this basis, we conducted a study that aimed to evaluate the early cardiovascular and metabolic effects in male patients with and...

ea0049gp96 | Diabetes therapy & complications 1 | ECE2017

High prevalence of lower extremity peripheral artery disease in type 2 diabetes patients with diabetic nephropathy and the role of netrin-1 levels

Kor Ahmet , Baldane Suleyman , Ipekci Suleyman Hilmi , Marakoglu Kamile , Altinok Ali , Unlu Ali , Colkesen Fatih , Ozturk Bahadir , Kirac Cem Onur , Kebapcilar Levent

Background: Netrin-1 is an early biomarker of acute kidney injury. Besides, recent studies have showed that netrin-1 promotes angiogenesis; but its usefulness for peripheral artery disease (PAD) in type 2 diabetes patients is unknown.This study aimed at investigating whether netrin-1 levelsare increased in peripheral artery disease among patients with type 2 diabetes and also investigating possible associationsbetween diabetic nephropathy (DN) and PAD.Ma...

ea0049ep1101 | Female Reproduction | ECE2017

Efficacy comparison of oral rosuvastatin versus oral progesterone and bevacizumab on regression of surgically endometriotic implants in rats

Kebapcilar Ayse Gul , Ilhan Tolga Tuyan , Dursunoglu Duygu , Kurt Kubra , Ipekci Suleyman Hilmi , Baldane Suleyman , Ucar Mustafa Gazi , Kirac Cem Onur , Kebapcilar Levent , Celik Cetin

Aim: Thirty female Wistar albino rats with surgically endometriotic implants were randomly randomized into three treatment groups: oral rosuvastatin (20 mg kg per day; oral rosuvastatin group 1; n=10), oral progesterone (Dienogest group 2; n=10), and intraperitoneal bevacizumab (2.5 mg/kg of single intaperitoneal injection of bevacizumab; group 3; n=10) respectively, for 10 day and post-treatment variables were compared.Results...