Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0063p1218 | Thyroid 3 | ECE2019

Association of polycystic ovary syndrome and graves’ disease – case report

Radu Cristina Corina Pop

Introduction: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine system disorder among women of reproductive age. Although some studies have suggested an association between PCOS and autoimmune thyroiditis, only a few cases indicating association between PCOS and Graves’ disease are reported.Case report: We present a woman aged 29 with Graves' disease certified by suppressed TSH (0.001 mUI/l), high FT4 (6.6 ng/dl) associated with elevated TRAb (...

ea0035p596 | Endocrine tumours and neoplasia | ECE2014

Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumor presenting with thyroid gland metastasis: a case report

Radu Cristina Corina Pop

Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) represent ~20% of all primary neoplasms of the lung. Histologic confirmation is important for treatment and prognosis determination. NET are classified according to four subtypes in the lung: typical carcinoid tumor (TC), atypical carcinoid tumor (AC), small cell carcinoma (SCC), and large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (LCNEC). TC is low-grade, AC is intermediate-grade, and SCC and LCNEC are high-grade malignancies.<p class="abstex...

ea0032p293 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid / Others | ECE2013

Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type IV with twins pregnancy: clinical, diagnostic, evolutive aspects and treatment

Radu Cristina Corina Pop

Autoimmune polyglandular syndromes (APS) are characterized by the association of two or more endocrine and/or nonendocrine autoimmune diseases with different immunologic features of their pathogenesis.Based on the clinical picture is divided into four different types. Type I APS comprises mucocutaneous candidiasis, hypoparathyroidism and Addison’s disease. Type II APS is defined by autoimmune Addison’s disease in association with chronic autoim...

ea0026p441 | Thyroid (non cancer) | ECE2011

Thyroid-associated ophtalmopathy (TAO) in association with another disorders

Radu Cristina Corina Pop , Balazs Jozsef , Gliga Camelia , Nasalean Anisie , Pascanu Ionela , Kun Imre

Thyroid-associated ophtalmopathy (TAO) is an organ-specific autoimmune process that is strongly associated with thyroid dysfunction. Patients with TAO may present eyelid retraction, proptosis, chemosis, periorbital oedema and altered ocular motility with significant functional and cosmetic consequences. There is the possibility of coexistence of two or more autoimmune diseases affecting the eye due to the cross-reactivity to common antigens from the eye muscles.<p class="a...