Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049ep824 | Steroid metabolism + action | ECE2017

Ritonavir induced Cushing’s Syndrome in a patient under inhaled corticosteroids

Pereira Teresa Alves , Furtado Ines , Lopes Ana M , Fonseca Liliana , Palma Isabel

Introduction: Cushing’s Syndrome secondary to inhaled or topic corticosteroids is very rare, although there are reports of a link to cytochrome inhibitors. Ritonavir, a protease inhibitor used for treatment in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, is a potent inhibitor of cytochrome P450 3A4.The case: A 41 years old man - with personal history of asthma, HIV infection diagnosed in 2002 and hepatitis C infection since 1999 – was sent to ...

ea0081p575 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Maturity-onset diabetes of the young in a large portuguese cohort

Santos Monteiro Silvia , Fonseca Liliana , Santos Tiago S. , Assuncao Guilherme , Lopes Ana M. , Duarte Diana B. , Soares Ana Rita , Laranjeira Francisco , Oliveira Maria Joao , Borges Teresa , Cardoso Maria Helena

Introduction: Monogenic forms of diabetes that develop with autosomal dominant inheritance are classically aggregated in the maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY) categories. Despite increasing awareness, its true prevalence remains largely underestimated.Aim: o evaluate the clinical and molecular characteristics of patients with MODY.Methodology: This single-center retrospective cohort study enrolled patients with positive g...