Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0011p660 | Reproduction | ECE2006

Prevalence of macroprolactinemia during pregnancy of women with prolactin-producing pituitary microadenomas

Varga I , Jakab C , Toldy E , Gergics P , Toth M , Kiss R , Szucs N , Pusztai P , Patocs A , Adler I , Glaz E , Racz K

During pregnancy of healthy women, a great increase of serum little prolactin occurs. In has been also reported that a significant amount of serum big big prolactin (termed macroprolactinemia) may be detected in about 4% of healthy pregnant women. Because the occurrence of macroprolactinemia during pregnancy of women with prolactin-producing pituitary microadenomas has not been extensively investigated, we determined both little and big big prolactin in serum of 97 women with ...

ea0014p422 | (1) | ECE2007

Changes of serum bone marker concentrations after effective therapy of patients with Cushing’s syndrome

Tóth Miklós , Toke Judit , Lippai Dóra , Sereg Márta , Szappanos Ágnes , Füto László , Varga Ibolya , Szücs Nikolette , Kiss Róbert , Gláz Edit , Rácz Károly

Introduction: The most important feature of bone metabolism in patients with Cushing’s syndrome is the uncoupling of osteoblast and osteoclast activity resulting in suppressed bone formation.Objective: The aim of the present study was to investigate the altered bone turnover in patients with various forms of Cushing’s syndrome in the active phase of the disease as well as after successful normalization of cortisol overproduction.<p class="a...

ea0014p457 | (1) | ECE2007

Retrospective analysis of diagnostic and treatment outcomes of primary aldosteronism

Szücs Nikolette , Gláz Edit , Varga Ibolya , Tóth Miklós , Kiss Róbert , Patócs Attila , Perner Ferenc , Horányi János , Molnár Ferenc , Fütö László , Rácz Károly

The authors retrospectively analyzed the efficacy of diagnostic procedures and the outcome of treatment by the analysis of data of 187 patients with primary aldosteronism (PA) examined between 1958 and 2004 at the 2nd Department of Medicine of Semmelweis University. Aldosterone-producing adenoma (APA) was detected in 135 patients, whereas idiopathic hyperaldosteronism (IHA) was found in 46 patients. Other subtypes of PA included 5 patients with unilateral primary adrenocortica...

ea0070aep84 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology | ECE2020

Prognostic factors and overall survival in patients with adrenocortical cancer: Experiences of a single tertiary referral endocrine centre in Hungary (1974–2019)

Tőke Judit , Reismann Péter , Jakab Zsuzsanna , Micsik Tamás , Doros Attila , Kiss Róbert , Szücs Nikolette , Sármán Beatrix , Pusztai Péter , Nagy Géza , Horányi János , Szlávik Rezső , Huszty Gergely , Piros László , Lohinszky Júlia , Borka Katalin , Laki András , Varga Zsolt , Sápi Zoltán , Igaz Péter , Tóth Miklós

Introduction: Adrenocortical cancer is a rare malignant tumour with a poor prognosis. The incidence is 0.7–2.0/million/year.Objectives: The aim of this study was to characterise the clinicopathological features and prognostic factors of a large cohort of patients with adrenocortical cancer diagnosed between 1974–2019.Patients and Methods: The study included eighty patients (22 men and 58 women) with histologically confi...