Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081p243 | Thyroid | ECE2022

Resistant Graves’ thyrotoxicosis with adverse cardiovascular effects

Williams Scott , Kejem Helmine , Nizza Jael , Srinivas Shankar Upendram

A 61-year-old lady presented to her general practitioner in July 2018 with weight loss, loose stools, hair loss, increased anxiety and dry eyes over several weeks. Blood tests revealed Graves’ thyrotoxicosis (TSH< 0.10 mU/l, (RR) 0.30-5.50 mU/l; Free T4 (fT4) 26.1 pmol/l, RR 11.5−22.7 pmol/l; Free T3 (fT3) 11.8 pmol/l, RR 0.0-7.0 pmol/l, thyroid receptor antibodies >40.0U/l, RR 0.0-1.8 U/l; thyroid peroxidase antibodies 173.0 iu/ml, RR 0.0-33.9 iu/ml). There...

ea0081p553 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2022

Case report: an unusual presentation of hypercalcaemia in pregnancy

Williams Scott , Kejem Helmine , Wynne Sian , Nizza Jael , Tildesley Rachel , Shore Susannah , Lim Rebecca

A 26-year-old Caucasian female presented at 14 weeks gestation with a 6-week history of lethargy, nausea and vomiting during her first pregnancy. Her adjusted Calcium was 4.12 mmol/l and parathyroid hormone (PTH) 26 pmol/l, consistent with possible primary hyperparathyroidism. She was previously well apart from occasional migraines. There was no known history of familial hypercalcaemia or MEN. Other biochemistry results revealed hypokalaemia of 3.2 mmol/l, low vitamin D at 16 ...

ea0090p57 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

A Quality Improvement initiative to assess differences of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) management across hospitals in the United Kingdom

Dalzell Joseph , Skaria Maria , Kauser-Malik Saima , Raghavan Rajeev , Soghal Shamanth , Tabasum Maria , Ahmed Nabeel , Nizza Jael , Acharya Jayashekara , Saraf Sanjay , Dekode Team

Background: Joint British Diabetes Societies (JBDS) have developed guidelines for the treatment and management of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) in adults in the United Kingdom (UK). Multiple single center audits are known to assess compliance to guidelines. However, unified data on DKA management across multiple centers is unknown.Aims: To study the precipitating factors and assess for differences in DKA management across UK hospitals.<p class="abstext...