Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep1224 | Clinical Cases–Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2015

Cushing's disease in a patient with complicated varicella

Saavedra Ana , Belo Sandra , Costa Maria Manuel , Nogueira Claudia , Freitas Paula , Santos Ana , Santos Lurdes , Carvalho Davide

Introduction: Immunossupression is a possible consequence of hypercortisolism, putting these patients in a state of increased risk of infections.Case report: Female, 19 years old. In July 2014 she seek for medical care because she became feverish and developed an erythematous rash on her face/trunk with subsequent widespread to the entire body. She was admitted in the ICU with the diagnosis of severe varicella with acute cholestatic hepatitis and conflue...

ea0090p388 | Endocrine-related Cancer | ECE2023

PRRT 177Lu-DOTA-TATE in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors – When to initiate?

Franco Sara , Lucena Sampaio Ines , Ferreira Goncalo , Barbosa Daniel , Gil-Santos Sara , Vara Luiz Henrique , Paula Santos Ana , Torres Isabel , Duarte Hugo

Introduction: The best timing for PRRT (peptide receptor radionuclide therapy) in the case of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (panNETs) is still to define, as randomized prospective trials are lacking. Recent studies suggest that some systemic therapies can affect response to PRRT, favoring an earlier use of the latter.Objective: To determine the efficacy and toxicity of PRRT, comparing its results when used as a second line systemic therapy (a...

ea0090ep596 | Endocrine-related Cancer | ECE2023

Case Report: Successful treatment of an atypical lung neuroendocrine neoplasm with PRRT

Guerreiro Vanessa , Lucena Ines , Paula Santos Ana , Prospero Ines , Ferreira Goncalo , Gil Santos Sara , Oliveira Joana , Freitas Paula , Torres Isabel , Duarte Hugo

Neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs) arise from specialized cells called neuroendocrine cells spread through the body, mainly in the gastrointestinal tract, pancreas and lung. Pathological classification of Lung NENs include well differentiated NENs, that can be classified as typical or atypical carcinoids, and poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinomas (NECs), classified as small-cell lung carcinoma (SC-NEC) or large-cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (LC-NEC). We present a case o...

ea0049ep174 | Endocrine tumours and neoplasia | ECE2017

Jejunum/ ileum Neuroendocrine Tumours: results of a multicentric retrospective study

Marques Ana Paula , Santos Ana Paula , Claro Isabel , Sanches Ana Cristina , Fernandes Isabel , Lopes Jose Manuel , Preto John , Rodrigues Fernando , Catarino Ana Luisa , Mellidez Juan , Pereira Bernardo , Rocha Gustavo , Bugalho Maria Joao , Neuroendocrinos Grupo Estudos Tumores

Introduction: The Neuroendocrine Tumors Study Group of the Portuguese Endocrine Society (SPEDM) performed the first observational study between November 2012 and July 2014 too assess the profile of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (GEP-NET) patients (pts) followed at the main Portuguese hospitals. Several demographic and clinical data were collectedObjective: Characterize the clinicopathological features and treatment of patients with NET or...