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ea0022p85 | Bone/Calcium | ECE2010

Giant mediastinal parathyroid adenoma, a rare cause of severe acute hyperparathyroidism

Maqdasy Salwan , Desbiez Francoise , Robu Elena , Batisse Marie , Roche Beatrice , Chadeyras Jean Baptiste , Tauveron Igor

Introduction: Ectopic parathyroid adenoma is a rare cause of primary hyperparathyroidism, it accounts for 10% of parathyroid adenomas.Observation: A 56 years old man with no past medical history developed sudden acute renal failure after few weeks of fatigability, polydypsia and emesis. Hypercalcemia of 4.20 mmol/l (2.2–2.5 mmol/l), serum creatinine of 306 mmol/l, hypophospatemia 0.72 mmol/l (0.80–1.5 mmol/l) and high alkaline phosphatase 205 I...

ea0022p432 | Endocrine tumours &amp; neoplasia (<emphasis role="italic">Generously supported by Novartis</emphasis>) | ECE2010

Unexplained hypoxemia in a patient with carcinoid syndrome

Pauline Presumey , Catherine Longuet , Claire Dauphin , Francoise Desbiez , Salwan Maqdasy , Laurene Charra , Marie Batisse , Igor Tauveron

Introduction: The carcinoid heart disease is an uncommon valvular heart disease that may occur in carcinoid syndrome.Valvulopathy is reported in 50% to 70% of patients of carcinoid syndrome, due to the release of serotonin secreted by metastatic cells in the liver, reaching directly right side of heart. The left side is preserved because of inactivation of serotonin by lung parenchyma. Hypoxemia is an unusual presentation of the carcinoid heart disease.C...

ea0063p682 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology 2 | ECE2019

Assessment of oro-dental manifestations in a series of acromegalic patients, the AcroDent study

Roumeau Sylvain , Thevenon Joannice , Ouchchane Lemlih , Maqdasy Salwan , Batisse-Lignier Marie , Duale Christian , Tauveron Igor , Devoize Laurent

Objective: Maxillofacial manifestations of acromegaly are well described (prognathism, inter-dental space enlargement, occlusion disorder, macroglossia, prominent cheekbones…) [1] but the dental and periodondal impact of this disease has been poorly investigated. The scientific literature on this topic is scarce, with controversies about gingival and cement enlargement. Our goal is to describe the oro-dental state of these patients as precisely as possible and to study t...