Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0090ep193 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2023

Parathyroid carcinoma: A case report

Maram Ben Salem , Chiboub Marwa , Hilel Wafa Ben , Jemel Manel , Kammoun Ines

Introduction: Parathyroid carcinoma is an uncommon cause of primary hyperparathyroidism. It is responsible of 0.4% to 5% of all cases of primary hyperparathyroidism. Parathyroid carcinoma has a high probability of local recurrence, regional node and distant metastasis and the preoperative diagnosis is challenging.Case presentation: We report a case of a 66-year-old female patient with medical history of hypertension and chronic kidney failure. She was di...

ea0090ep471 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Myocardial infarction in young adults with type 1 diabetes mellitus: A case report

Maram Ben Salem , Jemel Manel , Maaoui Ons , Chiboub Marwa , Kandara Hajer , Kammoun Ines

Background: The risk of myocardial infarction among patients with type 1 diabetes is, in addition to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factors, associated with duration of diabetes, reduced glycemic control and renal complications. However, the specific cardiovascular risk predictor models for type 1 diabetes mellitus are subject to many limitations and aggressive macrovascular disease can rarely happen at an early age.Case Presentation: We report ...

ea0090ep647 | Endocrine-related Cancer | ECE2023

Recurrent insulinoma: Case report

Maram Ben salem , Chiboub Marwa , Besrour Chayma , Jemel Manel , Kandara Hajer , Kammoun Ines

Background: Insulinoma is a rare neuroendocrine tumor that causes inappropriate secretion of insulin resulting in hypoglycemia. The diagnosis of insulinoma may be difficult. Recurrence after surgery is rare and it usually concerns tumors with high histological grade.Case presentation: We report a case of a 52-year-old woman with recurrent episodes of symptomatic hypoglycemia. The laboratory investigations showed high insulin (20 IU/ml) and C-peptide leve...

ea0090ep748 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2023

Clival prolactinoma: A case report

Adel Meriem , Chiboub Marwa , Maram Ben Salem , Besrour Chayma , Kandara Hajer , Jemel Manel , Kammoun Ines

Introduction: Ectopic pituitary adenomas (EPAs) are extremely rare intracranial tumors. Since 1909, few cases has been reported in the literature. We report a case of clivus prolactinoma.Case report: A 52-year-old women with a history of infertility, presented one year ago at the emergency with headaches and a sudden decreased visual acuity. The pituitary MRI revealed an arachnoidocele, pituitary adenoma of the left cavernous lodge measuring 20×18&#...