Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0090p704 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2023

Solitary pulmonary nodule developing ectopic Cushing’s Syndrome over the years: Awakening of a Sleeping Giant

Bostan Hayri , Kizilgul Muhammed , Ozcelik Ozgur , Gul Umran , Taskin Turkmenoglu Tugba , Ozbek Mustafa , Cakal Erman

Background: A rare cause of ectopic Cushing’s Syndrome (ECS) is pulmonary neuroendocrine neoplasm (NEN) with a broad spectrum of clinical behavior. At the time of diagnosis, pulmonary NENs may present as occult tumors or well-defined round-to-oval lesions in close relationship to the bronchus. Herein, we describe a NEN that developed ECS three years later in a patient followed up for a solitary pulmonary nodule (SPN).Case Presentation: A 56-year-old...

ea0073aep794 | Late Breaking | ECE2021

Cushing’s syndrome presenting with dilated cardiomyopathy: A case report

Turan Erdogan Beril , Houssein Mehdi , Ozcelik Ozgur , Cuhaci Seyrek Neslihan , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

BackgroundCardiovascular complications of Cushing’s syndrome (CS) include; hypertension, left ventricular hypertrophy, and myocardial ischaemia. Also, CS can cause structural and functional changes in the heart, leading to dilated cardiomyopathy in rare cases. Here, we present a case with dilated cardiomyopathy related to Cushing’s syndrome.CaseA 31-year-old male patient applied to the cardiology de...

ea0041ep688 | Female Reproduction | ECE2016

Endocan as a novel biomarker to evaluate cardiovascular risks in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Apaydin Mahmut , Beysel Selvihan , Caliskan Mustafa , Kizilgul Muhammed , Ozcelik Ozgur , Kan Seyfullah , Ozbek Mustafa , Cakal Erman , Delibasi Tuncay

İntroduction: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is associated with risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). Endocan is potential immunoinflammatory and endothelial dysfunction marker that may be linked to CVD. This study aimed to evaluate the risk of CVD in PCOS patients and to identify the novel biomarker for CVD risk.Material and methods: We analyzed 52 premenopausal women with PCOS and 59 healthy controls. Clinical, biochemical parameters and endoca...

ea0073aep788 | Late Breaking | ECE2021

Significant regression of primary adrenal lymphoma after acute steroid replacement therapy: a case with an insufficient initial biopsy

Helvaci Burcak , Durmus Bugra , Ozcelik Ozgur , Narin Nasirogluİmga , Ali Sendur Mehmet , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

ObjectiveThere is limited clinical data available on bilateral adrenal masses (BAM). Here we present a case with BAC and adrenal insufficiency. The patient’s lesions disappeared after steroids, re-grew in the follow-up, allowing a biopsy.CaseA 60-year-old male patient presented with abdominal pain, nausea, and weakness to another hospital. Hyponatremia and hyperkalemia accompanied by hypotension were det...

ea0073aep811 | Late Breaking | ECE2021

Post-transplant dyslipidemia in two cases

Ince Nurcan , Durmus Bugra , Ozcelik Ozgur , Dirikoc Ahmet , Cevdet Aydın , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Bekir Cakır

IntroductionLung transplantation was associated with a 32% prevalence of hypercholesterolemia and a 41% prevalence of hypertriglyceridemia. The prevalence of dyslipidemia in liver transplant recipients is 43% and 31% –51%. In this report, we present 2 cases who developed dyslipidemia after transplantation.Case 1The blood test of a 73-year-old male patient who had lung transplantation about 3 years ago re...

ea0049ep1368 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Breast cancer and family history for breast cancer in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma

Akin Safak , Tutal Esra , Sencar Erkam , Karakose Melia , Ozcelik Ozgur , Apaydin Mahmut , Aslan Muyesser Sayki , Unsal Ilknur , Ucan Bekir , Ozbek Mustafa , Cakal Erman

Background and aim: The risk for breast cancer in patients with thyroid cancer has been investigated in previous studies, and has been found to be increased. In this study we, therefore present retrospective analysis of the patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma in respect to breast cancer and family history for breast cancer.Methods: We conducted a retrospective study involving 455 patients with a diagnosis of differentiated thyroid carcinoma be...

ea0037ep313 | Calcium and Vitamin D metabolism | ECE2015

The effects of single high dose vs daily low dose oral cholecalciferol treatment on vitamin D levels and muscle strenght in posmenapousal women

Apaydin Mahmut , Can Asli Gencay , Kan Seyfullah , Beysel Selvihan , Demirci Taner , Caliskan Mustafa , Kizilgul Muhammed , Ozcelik Ozgur , Arslan Muyesser Sayki , Ozbek Mustafa , Cakal Erman , Delibasi Tuncay

Introduction: Vitamin D deficiency is a common health problem. Vitamin D supplements are used to improve vitamin D status. However, there are few data about what doses to give and how often to give. The aim of this study is to determine the effects of single high dose or daily low dose oral cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) on vitamin D levels and muscle strenght.Methods and design: 60 healthy postmenouposal women who had serum vitamin D levels wer...

ea0037ep1124 | Endocrine tumours | ECE2015

Evaluation of metabolic syndrome in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism

Caliskan Mustafa , Arslan Muyesser Sayki , Tutal Esra , Beysel Selvihan , Karakose Melia , Apaydin Mahmut , Ozcelik Ozgur , Kizilgul Muhammed , Bozkurt Nujen Colak , Cakal Erman , Ozbek Mustafa , Delibasi Tuncay

Aims: Primary hyperparathyroidism (PH) has been reported to be associated with increased insulin resistance, hypertension, dyslipidemia and cardiovascular inflammatory markers. The aims of this study were to evaluate the rate of metabolic syndrome (MS) and effect of parathormone, calcium and phosphorus levels to MS components in PH subjects.Methods: One hundred and fifty one subjects, 23 men and 128 women, aged 53±11.2 years with newly diagnosed PH ...