Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0013p338 | Thyroid | SFEBES2007

The relative level and predictors of osteoporotic fracture in patients with treated thyroid dysfunction

Flynn Robert , Bonellie Sandra , Jung Roland , Morris Andrew , Macdonald Thomas , Leese Graham

Objectives: (1) to establish the relative level of osteoporotic fracture in the thyroid population compared to the general population, and (2) to establish whether osteoporotic fracture in patients receiving thyroxine was associated with plasma thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) level or thyroxine dose.Method: A database of clinical information from subjects with treated thyroid disease was linked to morbidity records describing all in-patient episodes of...

ea0045p23 | Diabetes | BSPED2016

Unusual presentation of a rare netabolic disorder in an adolescent with T1D with recurrent DKA and steatohepatitis

Gangadharan Arundoss , Paul Princy , Venkatesh Krishnappa , Morris Andrew , Kerr Sue , Ghatak Atrayee , Senniappan Senthil

Introduction: Early onset diabetes mellitus and poor glycaemic control can predispose to various long-term complications. NICE recommends regular assessment starting at 12 years of age to diagnose micro/macro vascular complications and neuropathy for appropriate management. Rare undiagnosed metabolic disorders could pose diagnostic and management challenges. We report an unusual presentation of a rare metabolic disorder in an adolescent with type-1 diabetes mellitus (T1D)....