Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0041gp37 | Bone & Calcium Homeostasis | ECE2016

Trabecular bone score in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases

Krajcovicova Anna , Kuzma Martin , Kaniaris Aristodimos Grigorios , Killinger Zdenko , Hlavaty Tibor , Payer Juraj

Introduction: Osteoporosis is known chronic complication of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). It is known that areal bone mineral density (aBMD) does not sufficiently reflect bone strength and quality. The trabecular bone score (TBS) provides an indirect measurement of bone microarchitecture, independent of aBMD.Aims and methods: The aim was to assess TBS in IBD patients with regard to disease behavior using in comparison with lumbar spine (LS) BMD. The...

ea0041ep721 | Male Reproduction | ECE2016

Is testosterone deficiency a real problem of male IBD patients?

Kollerova Jana , Hlavaty Tibor , Krajcovicova Anna , Leskova Zuzana , Koller Tomas , Payer Juraj

There have been many discussions about testosterone role in inflammation and autoimmunity. Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic autoimmune disease in younger age groups. The aim ouf our study was to evaluate testosterone concentration and it’s influence on disease acitivity and the quality of life.In our cross-sectional study we measured total testosterone levels in males with IBD (Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative colitis). Age, BMI, main c...

ea0056p920 | Female Reproduction | ECE2018

Does Crohn’s disease have an effect on female fertility?

Kollerova Jana , Koller Tomas , Kadleckova Barbora , Toth Jozef , Krajcovicova Anna , Hlavaty Tibor , Payer Juraj

Introduction: Impaired fertility in women with Crohn’s disease compared to healthy women seems to be a consequence of Crohn’s disease, according to older studies. However, data are not consistent, and it is not clear why could the reduced fertility occur. Influence on ovarian reserve might be one of the answers.Patients: The study group consisted of women with Crohn’s disease. The control group consisted of age and BMI matched healthy wome...