Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049ep1026 | Pituitary - Clinical | ECE2017

Pituitary insufficiency following traumatic thoracic injury in adolescent male patient-case study

Gilis-Januszewska Aleksandra , Wilusz Malgorzata , Turek-Jabrocka Renata , Pantoflinski Jacek , Trofimiuk-Muldner Malgorzata , Kluczynski Lukasz , Hubalewska-Dydejczyk Alicja , Pach Dorota

Traumatic thoracic injuries in children and adolescents are rare, but could be connected with others traumas, often with traumatic brain injury (TBI). Based on data in the current literature, approximately 15–20% of TBI patients develop chronic hypopituitarism. Growth hormone (GH) and ACTH deficiency are the most common, followed by gonadotropins and thyroid-stimulating hormone. The greatest challenge associated with endocrine complications in individuals with polytrauma ...

ea0070aep582 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2020

An asynchronous double growth hormone secreting pituitary adenoma ofa different proliferative potential – a case report

Trofimiuk-Muldner Malgorzata , Domagała Bartosz , Kluczynski Lukasz , Sokolowski Grzegorz , Zielinski Grzegorz , Maksymowicz Maria , Pekul Monika , Hubalewska-Dydejczyk Alicja

Background: Double pituitary adenomas are a rare entity, which requires clinical attention and a careful follow-up.Case report: A 37-year-old man presented with left-sided painful gynecomastia. He denied typical symptoms of excessive growth hormone (GH) secretion and did not show any acromegalic features. Due to low testosterone and LH levels with mild hyperprolactinaemia, the patient was referred to pituitary MR, which revealed an 11 × 13 mm right-...

ea0056p1072 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2018

Iodine deficiency in pregnancy – is the situation in poland improving?

Trofimiuk-Muldner Malgorzata , Sokolowski Grzegorz , Konopka Joanna , Dubiel Agnieszka , Kiec-Klimczak Malgorzata , Kluczynski Lukasz , Motyka Marcin , Rzepka Ewelina , Stefanska Agnieszka , Walczyk Joanna , Wilusz Malgorzata , Lewinski Andrzej , Zygmunt Arkadiusz , Pach Dorota , Hubalewska-Dydejczyk Alicja

Iodine deficiency is considered the most common preventable cause of brain damage worldwide. It is particularly important during pregnancy, as it influences not only mothers but their fetuses as well. The Polish model of iodine prophylaxis is based on obligatory household salt iodization and recommendation of iodine-containing supplements for pregnant women. The aim of the study was to assess the current iodine status of pregnant women and to compare it with earlier results.</...