Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0035p385 | Diabetes (epidemiology, pathophysiology) | ECE2014

Presence of erythrocytosis in a patient with concomitant type 1 diabetes mellitus and Gitelman syndrome

Keskin Muge , Ozcan Muge , Aydin Unsal , Culha Cavit , Koc Gonul , Aral Yalcin , Gulcelik Nese Ersoz

Ä°ntroduction: Gitelman syndrome is characterized with hypokalemia, hypomagnesemia, hypocalciuria, metabolic alkalosis and neurological symptoms like muscle weakness. The association of GS and type 1 diabetes is rare, only described in a few case reports. We report a patient with unusual combination of Gitelman syndrome, Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus whose presentation was erytrocytosis.Case: A 26-year old male was diagnosed as GitelmanÂ’s syndrome 5...

ea0037ep972 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2015

Pentraxin 3 levels in patients with Hashimoto disease

Aydin Unsal , Culha Cavit , Aktas Aynur , Keskin Muge , Ozcan Muge , Karaca Anara , Omma Tulay , Gulcelik Nese Ersoz , Koc Gonul , Aral Yalcin

Pentraxin 3 (PTX3) is produced from several cell types in case of inflammation. PTX3 has been investigated in several autoimmune diseases. As Hashimoto disease is an autoimmune disease of thyroid, we investigated the role of PTX3 levels in patients with Hashimoto disease.Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between PTX3 and autoimmune thyroiditis.Methods: The study subjects were classified as four gr...