Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0035p329 | Clinical case reports Thyroid/Others | ECE2014

Two serious complications of propylthiouracil treatment in the same patient: case report

Garrido Susana , Pereira Teresa , Marinho Antonio , Freitas Claudia , Vilaverde Joana , Amaral Claudia , Carvalho Andre , Borges Fatima

Introduction: Thionamides are important drugs in the treatment of hyperthyroidism. Despite that, they can be associated with rare but serious complications, which require drug discontinuation.Case report: Sixty-five-year-old woman with Graves’ disease, treated in 2002 with methimazole and in remission until 2012. Recurrence of Graves’ disease was diagnosed in March 2012 and she was started on propylthiouracil (PTU) 150 mg per day. She presented...

ea0056p635 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid/Others | ECE2018

Subacute thyroiditis in association with psoriasis and behcet’s disease

Carvalho Ferreira Paulo , Maia Bruno , Marinho Antonio , Veloso Ana , Cunha Ivo , Leite Ines , Mota Filipe

Introduction: Subacute thyroiditis is usually a self-limited pathology, possibly of viral aetiology, defined by cervical pain and sometimes systemic symptoms. Its association with autoimmune diseases doesn’t seem to be more frequent than in the general population.Clinical case: Clinical findings of thyrotoxicosis with 3 weeks of evolution associated with anterior cervical pain and fever up to 38 °C. The patient presented with recurrent mouth so...