Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0063p476 | Calcium and Bone 2 | ECE2019

Pineal chordoid meningioma in patient with familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia, a combination of two rare conditions: Report of a clinical case

Lopez Manuel Martin , Lloclla Eyvee Arturo Cuellar , Ortega Pilar Rodriguez , Perez Maria Isabel Rebollo

Introduction: Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia (FHH) is a rare condition (1–2% of causes for hypercalcemia) and may be confused with primary hyperparathyroidism. Diagnosis of FHH must be suspected in patients with a family history of chronic hypercalcemia, no symptoms and low urinary excretion. This disease is due to mutations in the calcium-sensing receptor (CASR) gene. Meningiomas are common intracranial tumors (15–20% of primary neoplasms of the central nervou...

ea0049ep1476 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Cystic masses of neck: a case report

Gallego M Teresa , Vera Lucia , Meoro Amparo , Peso Cristina Del , Martin Manuel

Introduction: Cystic masses of neck consist of a variety of pathologic entities. The age of presentation and clinical examination narrow down the differential diagnosis. In adults are considered to be malignancies until proven otherwise (thyroid lesions, salivary gland neoplasms, metastatic squamous cell carcinoma and lymphatic malformations such as the cystic lymphangioma. Ultrasound (US) is often used for initial evaluation. Computed tomography (CT) and MRI provides addition...

ea0049ep1415 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Primary thyroid lymphoma: a differential diagnosis to be considered

Teresa Gallego M , Vera Lucia , Del Peso Cristina , Meoro Amparo , Martin Manuel , Candel Marife , Terol Emilio , Pastor Francisco

Introduction: Primary lymphoma of the thyroid, although rare, should be considered in the differential diagnosis of patients with thyroid nodules or goiter, because its prognosis and treatment differ substantially from that of the other disorders. Thyroid lymphomas are nearly always of the non-Hodking type (70–80% B cell lineage). There is a 4:1 female predominance and the mean and median ages at diagnosis are between 65 and 75 years. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is the o...

ea0016p591 | Paediatric endocrinology | ECE2008

Prevalence of obesity and metabolic syndrome among Spanish adolescents

Garcia-Garcia Emilio , Galera Rafael , Gomez-Bueno Sara , Gamez Maria-Dolores , Lopez-Ruzafa Encarnacion , Ruiz-Sanchez Ana , Oliva Patricia , Martin Manuel , Vazquez Angeles , Bonillo Antonio

Purposes: To report the prevalence of obesity, metabolic syndrome (MS) and its related components among adolescents living in the city of Almería (south of Spain). To examine the distribution of HOMA-IR (homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance).Methods: A total of 373 subjects attending secundary school (aged 12–17 years) participated in a community-based cross-sectional survey. IOTF (International Obesity Task Force) criteria were u...

ea0063p747 | Thyroid 2 | ECE2019

Patient with graves disease and antithyroid drugs allergy: when endocrinology becomes an art

Navarro Irene Gonzalez , Lopez Maria Lainez , Valverde Maria Eugenia Lopez , Ojeda Luna Florencio , Lloclla Eyvee Arturo Cuellar , Ortega Pilar Rodriguez , Manzanares Rossanna Cordova , Martin Manuel , Mayorga Eloisa Roldan , Perez Isabel Rebollo

Introduction: First treatment in Graves’ disease consists in the administration of antithyroid drugs. The most common side effect is a rash, which affects about 5% patients and clears up if the drug is stopped. The other drug may then be used. The intolerance to both drugs is very rare, but in this situation early radioactive iodine or surgery may be the answer.Case report: Woman of 61 years old who developed primary hyperthiroidism, with levels of ...