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ea0041ep1067 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2016

The level of awareness on thyroid disorders

Ocak Serin Sibel , Ilhan Muzaffer , Ahci Seda , Okuturlar Yildiz , Koc Guven , Eyupgiller Tulay , Sivritepe Ridvan , Ucak Sema

Objective: To evaluate the level of awareness among patients with thyroid disorders presenting to our hospital and determine patient profiles.Design: The present study was conducted using a survey technique on patients aged between 18 and 75 years, who were admitted to our hospital for follow-up between December 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014. The pregnant women and those with a thyroid malignancy and patients who did not consent for the study were exclud...

ea0041ep220 | Cardiovascular Endocrinology and Lipid Metabolism | ECE2016

Comparison of serum thyroid stimulating hormone and anti-thyroid peroxidase antibody levels in euthyroid subjects with and without metabolic syndrome

Serin Sibel Ocak , Kocoglu Hakan , Okuturlar Yildiz , Dogan Hakan , Gedikbasi Asuman , Utku Irem Kirac , Demir Esra , Yesil Ezgi Ersoy , Koc Guven , Eyupgiller Tulay , Ucak Sema , Harmankaya Ozlem

Objective: The present study aimed to evaluate thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) levels and anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (anti-TPOab) in euthyroid subjects with metabolic syndrome (MetS) and to compare them with healthy subjects without MetS.Design: Study included 173 subjects consisted of 96 subjects with MetS and 77 healthy controls. Gender, age, body mass index (BMI), waist circumfrence (WC), and detailed medical history of all participants were...