Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0090rc11.2 | Rapid Communications 11: Late Breaking | ECE2023

COVID-19 vaccination and Graves’ disease: A population based, matched case-control study

Gorshtein Alexander , Turjeman Adi , Duskin-Bitan Hadar , Leibovici Leonard , Robenshtok Eyal

Objective: Vaccination against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) an important component of coping with the pandemic. Anecdotal cases and case series reported an association between COVID-19 vaccination and the development of Graves’ disease. We used data from Israel’s largest health care organization to determine whether COVID-19 vaccination was associated with the incidence of Graves’ disease.Methods: We analyzed data from Clalit Health...

ea0049ep1374 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Trends in the clinicopathological features and clinical outcomes of medullary thyroid carcinoma – an Israeli multicenter study

Hirsch Dania , Twito Orit , Levy Sigal , Bachar Gideon , Robenshtok Eyal , Gross David J , Mazeh Haggi , Benbassat Carlos

Background: The massive use of neck sonography has led to a dramatic increase in the incidence of thyroid cancer detection, predominantly small papillary carcinomas. However, changes in the presentation and course of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) over time remain unclear.Objective: To evaluate trends in the presentation and outcomes of MTC.Methods: Patients treated for MTC at four medical centers in Israel were divided into two...

ea0037gp.20.03 | Pituitary – Hypopituitarism | ECE2015

Timing is everything? Postpartum pituitary dysfunction – variability of clinical and radiological presentation

Tirosh Amit , Iraqi Hiba Masri , Hirsch Dania , Robenshtok Eyal , Yoel Uri , Toledano Yoel , Twito Orit , Tsvetov Gloria , Shimon Ilan

Introduction: Two aetiologies are responsible for postpartum hypopituitarism; Sheehan’s syndrome which develops following traumatic labour, and lymphocytic hypophysitis. Since management of lymphocytic hypophysitis does not require surgery in most cases, pathology is usually absent, and the clinical presentation, in combination with laboratory and imaging characteristics establish the diagnosis. We aimed to describe the various patterns of presentation, including assistin...

ea0056p209 | Calcium & Vitamin D metabolism | ECE2018

Primary hyperparathyroidism in the elderly

Duskin-Bitan Hadar , Nemirovsky Nina , Slutzky-Shraga Ilana , Robenshtok Eyal , Diker-Cohen Talia , Shimon Ilan , Hirsch Dania , Tsvetov Gloria

Introduction: Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is the third most common endocrinopathy. Data on PHPT in the elderly are scarce.Objective: To characterize elderly patients with PHTP, clinically and biochemically.Patients: A total of 216 patients (73.6% females) aged≥75 years were diagnosed and followed at a single tertiary medical center for PHPT.Results: Mean follow-up was 11.3±5.5 years. Age at ...

ea0037ep721 | Pituitary: clinical | ECE2015

Cabergoline is an effective treatment for clinically non-functioning pituitary adenomas

Greenman Yona , Cooper Odelia , Yaish Iris , Robenshtok Eyal , Sagiv Nadav , Jonash-Kimchi Tali , Mallick Jayati , Gertych Arkadiusz , Shimon Ilan , Zvi Ram , Melmed Shlomo , Stern Naftali

As optimal postoperative management of patients with clinically nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas (NFPA) is a matter of debate, the role of dopamine agonist (DA) therapy in this clinical setting was evaluated.Methods: Retrospective analysis of prospectively collected data was conducted at two pituitary referral centrer with different standard practices for post-operative management of NFPA: DA therapy or conservative follow up. Dopamine receptor 2 (D2R) ...