Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0090p433 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2023

Lanreotide-Induced Acalculous Acute Pancreatitis in a Person with Acromegaly: an Unexpected Severe Side Effect

Ramalho Diogo , Alves Helena , Henrique Carmona Alexandrino Jorge , Jesus Nuno , Melo Gustavo , Joao Oliveira Maria

Introduction: Somatostatin analogues (SA) are the first-line treatment for Acromegaly in patients whose surgery failed to achieve cure or it was contraindicated. The main reported adverse events of SA are mild and transient, and include nausea, abdominal cramps, diarrhea and flatulence. Other side effects are of rare occurrence.Case report: The authors describe a case of a 44-year-old previously asymptomatic male patient with a growth hormone-secreting p...

ea0092ps3-22-09 | Nodules 2 | ETA2023

Percutaneous ethanol sclerotherapy for the treatment of benign cystic thyroid nodules: A 5 year-experience at a tertiary care hospital

Carmona Alexandrino Henrique , Ramalho Diogo , Machado Catarina , Jesus Nuno , Ferreira Marta , Rocha Gustavo , Joao Oliveira Maria

Objectives: Assess the efficacy and safety of ultrasound-guided percutaneous ethanol injection (PEI) for treating benign cystic or predominantly cystic-thyroid nodules (TN).Methods: Retrospective analysis of all euthyroid patients treated with PEI for purely (>90% of cystic component) or predominantly cystic (50%-90% of cystic component) TN between January 2018 to February 2023. Efficacy was defined as 50% or greater reduction in pretreatment volume ...

ea0099ep207 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2024

Estimated glucose disposal rate as a predictor of chronic complications in type 1 diabetes – a cross-sectional study

Jesus Nuno , Tavares Patricia , Alexandrino Henrique , Silva Jose , Goncalves Margarida , Sousa Ana , Rocha Gustavo , Ferreira Marta , Correia Sara , Monteiro Sara , Oliveira Maria

Introduction: Insulin resistance, often implicated in the pathophysiology of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, can also occur in patients with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM), giving rise to a distinct phenotype that some authors describe as Double Diabetes - a population with a higher risk of developing chronic complications. The estimated glucose disposal rate (eGDR) is a validated marker of insulin resistance in Type 1 Diabetes (T1DM), based on data obtained from the hyperinsulinem...