Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0032p331 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid / Others | ECE2013

The coexistence of vaginismus with arthritis after pharmacological treatment of hyperthyroidism: is it only a coincidence?

Marczewski Krzysztof , Maciejewski Marek

Introduction: Both thyroid dysfunction and sexual dysfunction in young women are relatively common. Even is described the correlations between various types of sexual dysfunction in women, and the severity of hyperthyroidism. However, it is known to us a description of the coexistence of vaginismus with arthritis, a relatively rare complication of antithyroid treatment.Case report: 25-year-old woman was admitted to hospital with symptoms of polyarthritis...

ea0020p511 | Endocrine Disruptors | ECE2009

Testosterone serum level in haemodialysed male patients positively correlates with adequacy of dialysis

Gasiorek Malgorzata , Maciejewski Marek , Marczewski Krzysztof

Introduction: Hypogonadism in men is the increasing problem of the present medicine, specially concerning patients suffering from chronic diseases, e.g. diabetes, chronic kidney diseases. However, there are no enough data referring to haemodialysed patients and correlation with adequacy of dialysis was not found.Aim: The aim of the study was to assess the gonadal status of male patients receiving dialysis in our ward with reference to parameters of adequ...

ea0056ep185 | Thyroid | ECE2018

It is a link between gallstone disease and pathology of thyroid gland

Wegrzyn-Bak Marta , Marczewski Krzysztof , Maciejewski Marek

Introduction: Gallstone disease is one of most common in the Europe with prevalence till 15%. The basic mechanism of stone formation is precipitation of cholesterol crystals in the supersaturated bile. The relationship between thyroid function and the content of cholesterol has been known for quite a long time, as well as the work confirming the relationship between hypothyroidism and cholelithiasis. Recently, in mice it has been shown that both hypothyroidism and hyperthyroid...

ea0063p204 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 1 | ECE2019

False memory is very common by elderly diabetics and could be a big problem in patients education and diabetes outcome

Gołda Anna , Jarosz Agnieszka , Maciejewski Marek , Marczewski Krzysztof

Introduction: False memory, that is, remembering events, prohibitions and recommendations that did not happen. This phenomenon has long been known in forensics as it seems to be much more recognized in everyday life. This also applies to patients who could significantly interfere with communication with the doctor and education opportunities. In the face of surprisingly few papers on this subject regarding diabetes, we would like to present our observation.<p class="abstex...

ea0037ep199 | Reproduction, endocrine disruptors and signalling | ECE2015

Endocrine emergencies as problem in Emergency Department 6 years observation including over 200 000 admissions

Marczewski Krzysztof , Slomian Michal , Boniek-Poprawa Dorota , Maciejewski Marek

Introduction: Emergencies in endocrinology often require a doctor’s high-speed operation, which is closely related to the ability to fast obtain a diagnosis. To remain a champion requires exercise. Therefore, we decided to check how often the doctors in the Emergency Department (ED) meet such patients.The aim of our study was to investigate the frequency of endocrine emergencies in Department of Emergency in Tertiary Care Hospital with Department of...

ea0056ep176 | Thyroid | ECE2018

Strumectomy in nodular goiter - does it make sense? Reflections after 22 years of observation of one patient

Marczewski Krzysztof , Wegrzyn-Bek Marta , Boniek-Poprawa Dorota , Maciejewski Marek

Introduction: Although the thyroidectomy is one of the most frequently performed operations in endocrine surgery, indications for this procedure as well as recommendations for further observation are still controversial. Therefore we would like to present what is happen with our patient during 22 years after thyroid surgery.Case report: In 1995, at the 46-year-old woman at that time, a subtotal strumectomy was performed due to the nodular goiter. Postope...

ea0049ep1372 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

20,000 euros for diagnosis of one thyroid cancer case: It is not too much?

Maciejewski Marek , Sawicka Agnieszka , Slomian Michal , Gasiorek Malgorzata , Budzynska-Nosal Renata , Marczewski Krzysztof

Introduction: Thyroid cancer is a major public health problem, and fine-needle biopsy is an established method of its early detection. However, there are still some controversy about the indication for BACC depending on the clinical data and the results of diagnostic imaging. An important role is also played by economic criteria, including socially acceptable, so-called equitable cost of obtaining additional year of life, which in our country is determined to three times the a...

ea0041ep1046 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2016

Exophthalmos as the first manifestation of mantle cell lymphoma of the patient with Hashimoto thyroiditis

Marczewski Krzysztof , Boniek-Poprawa Dorota , Tomaszewski Piotr , Kawałko Agnieszka , Maciejewski Marek

Introduction: The diagnosis of thyroid orbitopathy is based on clinical symptoms and typical changes in laboratory tests confirming thyroid disease. In approximately 5% it is Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. Typical treatment is primarily steroids administered intravenously. But one disease does not exempts the other, and the drugs can not read. Therefore, we would like to present the history of our patient.Case report: 55 year-old man was admitted to the E...

ea0041ep1131 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2016

Fine needle thyroid biopsy – time to change of indications?

Maciejewski Marek , Sawicka Agnieszka , Slomian Michal , Budzynska-Nosal Renata , Kozlowska Beata , Marczewski Krzysztof

Introduction: After a period of enthusiasm for the early detection of cancer, apparently we are entering a period of skepticism, questions and side effects in the form of unnecessary operations and their complications and costs. This also applies to thyroid cancer, and actually nodules and lesions visible only in ultrasoundMethod. Prospective observation of consecutive patients in one centre.Results: In Years 2013 and 2014 we have performed 2189 ultrasou...

ea0035p541 | Endocrine tumours and neoplasia | ECE2014

Efficiency of ultrasound-guided percutaneous thyroid nodule biopsy among patients hospitalized in the department of internal medicine

Maciejewski Marek , Kozlowska Beata , Budzynska-Nosal Renata , Sawicka Agnieszka , Slomian Michal , Marczewski Krzysztof

Introduction: Fine needle aspiration of thyroid nodules is the most frequently performed ambulatory and recommendations for its performance are quite accurately described in the national and international guidelines. However, there is always a need to analyze the effectiveness of such proceedings.The aim of this study was to analyze such effectiveness in group of hospitalized patients.Method: The reason for hospitalization in the v...