Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0090p491 | Thyroid | ECE2023

A life threatening manifestation of severe hypothyroidism

Seshadri Shyam , Nata Raja

A 29 year old lady with a past history of seronegative rheumatoid arthritis, Vitamin B12 deficiency, autoimmune hypothyroidism and fibromyalgia who had feeling unwell with a left sided headache for a few days had a fall at home witnessed by her friend. She was noted to be in peri arrest state by ambulance crew on their arrival. Agonal breathing was noted and monitor revealed VF. She was given 5 DC shocks with return of spontaneous circulation and regained consciousness. She wa...

ea0099p421 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular Endocrinology | ECE2024

A case of reversible Brugada syndrome with severe hypothyroidism

Seshadri Shyam , Nata Raja , Hadaddin Firas , Thomas Manoj , Swords Frankie

A 23-year-old gentleman with a 9-month history of extreme tiredness, muscle aches and pains, weight gain, cold intolerance and constipation presented to hospital with severe lethargy and dizziness and vacant episodes of increasing frequency. Initial examination revealed him to have a pulse rate of around 66 beats per minute. He was haemodynamically stable. A resting ECG showed an elevated ST segment of more than 2 mm with descent to an upward convexity to an inverted T wave es...