Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081ep600 | Endocrine-Related Cancer | ECE2022

Sporadic metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor in a young patient

Mitrache Marius-Lucian , Martin Carmen Sorina , Nitipir Cornelia , Fica Simona

Background: Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs) are rare tumors which can sometimes be diagnosed based on symptoms of hormone excess, but, more often, they are asymptomatic, and patients frequently present with metastatic disease. While they can occur in hereditary cancer syndromes such as multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1), von Hippel-Lindau (VHL), or neurofibromatosis (NF1), the majority of pancreatic NENs are sporadicCase report: We rep...

ea0081p728 | Thyroid | ECE2022

A rare etiology for thyrotoxicosis − case report

Dumitras Teodor , Patriciu Zubascu Gheorghita , Lucian Mitrache Marius , Miron Adrian , Nitipir Cornelia , Terzea Dana , Fica Simona

Introduction: Hyperthyroidism and thyrotoxicosis can have multiple etiologies, varying from the most frequent described in clinical practice (Graves disease, toxic nodular goiter, thyroiditis) to very rare causes such as anaplastic thyroid cancer, thyroid lymphoma, amyloidosis or even secondary malignancy of the thyroid gland.Case report: A 53 year old man presented to our department for progressive goiter enlargement in the last two months which was acc...

ea0090ep637 | Endocrine-related Cancer | ECE2023

Neuroendocrine carcinoma of the vagina in a young patient – a rare entity

Duta Simona Gabriela , Dumitras Teodor , Sorina Martin Carmen , Cima Luminita , Nitipir Cornelia , Terzea Dana , Fica Simona

Primary vaginal malignancy is uncommon, accounting for about 2% of all gynecological tract cancers, with small-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the vagina being exceptionally rare and aggressive. They display similar histological and immunohistochemical features to small-cell carcinomas of different origin. Few cases are reported in the literature so far and therefore, there is no current treatment protocol consensus. We report the case of a 34-year-old nulliparous patient, wh...

ea0063p697 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology 2 | ECE2019

Therapeutic alternatives for acth secreting aggressive pituitary adenoma–case report

Parfeni Ovidiu-Dumitru , Enache Oana , Bojoga Irina , Martin Sorina , Nitipir Cornelia , Fica Simona

Introduction: Cushing disease is the most common cause of endogenous hypercortisolemia and most frequently is caused by microadenomas, but rarely, only in 10% to 20% of cases, the adenomas are large enough to produce mass effect.1Case report: We present the case of a 63 years old female patient, diagnosed in 2007 with a 22/18 mm non-secreting pituitary adenoma and panhypopituitarism. She undergone transsphenoidal surgery twice, followed by gam...

ea0041ep123 | Bone & Osteoporosis | ECE2016

Osteoporosis as a side effect of antineoplazic therapy

Sleiman Joan El Hajj , Jinga Dan , Nitipir Cornelia , Barbu Carmen Gabriela

Objective: The aim of this retrospective study is to evaluate the bone status in patients receiving oncological treatment, like radiation, chemotherapy, adjunctive therapies, and surgery.Material and methods: Medical records of 102 womens (mean age 59.12 yrs) with breast cancer history reffered for endocrine evaluation were retrospectivelly analysed. Demographic data, bone densitometry parameters, prevalent fractures and antineoplastic treatments history...