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ea0032p809 | Paediatric endocrinology | ECE2013

Importance of gastroenterologist in successful recovery of anorexia nervosa patients

Djurovic Marina , Popovic Dragan , Jankovic Dragana , Jemuovic Zvezdana , Petakov Milan

Presumption, nausea, bowel distension, abdominal pain and early satiety are very common in patients with Anorexia nervosa (AN). These problems may give rise to significant medical complications and may contribute to increased difficulties with refeeding and weight restoration. The aim of our study was to evaluate the influence of gatrointestinal treatment on weight gain in AN patients. Esophagogastroduodenoscopy with gastric mucose biopsy were performed in 19 AN patients (DSM-...

ea0049gp197 | Thyroid 1 | ECE2017

Cognitive functions in primary hypothyroidism on selenium supplementation

Nikolic-Djurovic Marina , Pereira Alberto , Smit Johannes , Vasovic Olga , Jemuovic Zvezdana , Damjanovic Svetozar , Asanin Milika , Pavlovic Dragan , Jankovic Dragana , Pekic Sandra , Miljic Dragana , Stojanovic Marko , Petakov Milan

Introduction: Selenium (Se) is a trace element that plays key roles in thyroid pathology. In patients with Hashimoto thyroiditis (HT), Se supplementation might reduce antibody levels and may provide additional beneficial effects, such as on cognition.Aim: To evaluate cognitive function (cognitive decline) in patients on long-term levothyroxine replacement for primary hypothyroidism with and without selenium supplementation.Design: ...