Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0070ep326 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2020

Therapeutic difficulties in the management of craniopharyngioma

Bouzid Aicha , Laloui Amina , Meskine Djamila

The craniopharyngioma is a benign tumor, curable but aggressive by its localization involving the vital and visual prognosis of the patients. Treated mainly by surgery associated with radiotherapy which allows high long-term survival but at the expense of significant side effects, it nevertheless poses a problem of therapeutic management. The aim of this study is to illustrate the therapeutic difficulties in the management of craniopharyngiomaPatients an...

ea0044ep76 | (1) | SFEBES2016

Acromegaly gigantism with dilated cardiomyopathy and heart thrombus

Chentli Farida , Laloui Amina , Boudiaf Dia-Eddine , Azzoug Said

Dilated cardiomyopathy with congestive heart failure (CHF) is a very rare complication of growth hormone excess due to (GH)-secreting pituitary adenoma; It occurs in nearly 3% of acromegaly. Our aim was to report a case with CHF, large right auricular thrombus, and pulmonary embolism.Case report: A man aged 41, was known as an acromegaly gigantism due to a large pituitary somatotroph adenoma. That one was operated on twice but the tumor persisted and GH=...

ea0070aep554 | General Endocrinology | ECE2020

Neurofibromatosis type 1: About two cases

Bouzid Aicha , laloui amina , Meskine Djamila , Azzoug Said

Neurofibromatosis type 1 is a genetic multisystemic disorder involving the skin, the central and peripheral nervous systems, bones, and the cardiovascular and endocrine systems. We report 2 cases of type 1 neurofibromatosis in 2 patients aged 27 and 23 years respectively. The dermatological lesions (neurofibroma and café au lait spots) were the revealing symptoms. Cerebral MRI revealed a glioma of the optic chiasm developing along the Optic nerves. NF1 has been known for ...

ea0070ep355 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2020

Craniopharyngiomas: experience of the endocrinology department EPH bologhine west of algiers

Bouzid Aicha , Gasri Salah , Laloui Amina , Meskine Djamila

Craniopharyngioma is a slow growing benign epithelial tumor, growing from the pituitary stalk or pituitary gland in the sellar and/or parasellar region. Despite its benignity, the quality of life of patients is most often altered, due to the endocrine, visual and neuro-intellectual sequelae linked to the tumor itself and/or its treatment, as well as a high rate of recurrence. local. Early diagnosis remains the determining factor in prognosis. The objective of this study is to ...

ea0035p588 | Endocrine tumours and neoplasia | ECE2014

Ovarian tumors in endocrinology: about a series of 17 cases

Laloui Amina , Haddam Ali El Mahdi , Fedala Soumeya , Meskine Djamila , Chentli Farida

Introduction: The ovarian tumors are benign or malignant, primary or secondary proliferative processes, cystic aspect, solid or vegetating, whose growth is not directly related to a Hormonal dysfunction. They can grow at the coating tissue, be embryonic or endocrine origin.Aim: Assess the frequency of ovarian tumors and clarify their phenotypic and evolutionary characteristics.Population and methodology: This is a retrospective stu...