Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0041ep597 | Endocrine tumours and neoplasia | ECE2016

Phaeochromocytomas and paragangliomas: A comparative study between sporadic and familial cases in a reference care center in Spain

Luis Guillermo Ropero , Perez Jose Angel Diaz , Gracia Teresa Ruiz , Hernandez Martin Cuesta , Hoyos Emilia Gomez , Hernandez Irene Crespo , Novoa Paz de Miguel

Introduction: Hereditary phaeochromocytoma (PCC) and paraganglioma (PGL) account for 30–35% of cases and have some clinically relevant peculiarities.Material and methods: Retrospective, unicentric cohort study that included all genotyped patients (n=36, 27 with PCC and 9 with PGL) diagnosed at Hospital Clínico San Carlos (Madrid) between 1984 and 2013; 33% were germline mutation carriers (25% pseudohypoxic [PH] phenotype, 75% MAP-kinas...

ea0063p1106 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology 3 | ECE2019

Analysis of gender-related differences in clinically non-functioning pituitary adenomas

Aguirre Moreno Nerea , Sampedro-Nunez Miguel , Levi Ana Ramos , Centeno Rogelio Garcia , Carrera Concepcion Blanco , Escola Cristina Alvarez , Novoa Paz de Miguel , Gutierrez Maria Calatayud , Librizzi Soledad , Azpiroz Monica Marazuela

Introduction: Clinically non-functioning pituitary adenomas (NFPA) are heterogeneous group. Some previous research has found that this type of pituitary adenomas may be smaller and have better prognostic in men. The aim of this study is to analyze if there are gender-related differences in NFPA.Material and methods: Retrospective study of patients with NFPA followed up in regional hospitals (Community of Madrid, Spain). All NFPA had molecular analysis. T...

ea0035p723 | Neuroendocrinology | ECE2014

Cinacalcet hydrochloride more efficiently controls serum calcium levels in mild-asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism without surgery criteria, as compared with surgical cases

Hernandez Irene Crespo , Gracia Teresa Ruiz , Hoyos Emilia Gomez , Buigues Ana Ortola , Hernandez Martin Cuesta , Capel Francisco Fernandez , Novoa Paz de Miguel , Perez Maria Concepcion Sanabria , Pascual Alfonso Calle , Vega Isabelle Runkle de la

Context: Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is a common endocrine disease, characterized by the chronic elevation of serum calcium (Ca) levels induced by a long-standing increase of PTH concentrations. PHPT includes mild-asymptomatic and symptomatic forms. Cinacalcet is effective in lowering serum Ca levels in PHPT, but is indicated solely in mild-asymptomatic PHPT meeting surgery criteria. Management of non-surgical mild-asymptomatic PHPT is still a debated issue.<p class...