Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0090p623 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Hirata disease: a rare cause of hypoglycemia

Rusu Eva , Stanoiu- Pinzariu Oana , Emanuela Georgescu Carmen

Introduction: Hirata disease (or Insulin autoimmune syndrome) is characterized by the presence of high concentrations of insulin autoantibodies leading to hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia in individuals with no history of prior exposure to exogenous insulin. Etiopathogenesis is not completely elucidated, itÂ’s considered to result from the interaction of genetic predisposition and environmental triggers such as: medications (methimazole, carbimazole, alpha-lipoic acid, captop...

ea0081p39 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2022

Tumor-induced osteomalacia - case report

Rusu Eva , Peica Andreea , Gliga Tudor , Stanoiu-Pinzariu Oana , Georgescu Carmen

Introduction: Tumor-induced osteomalacia is a rare paraneoplastic syndrome characterized by the presence of phosphaturic hormone-secreting mesenchymal tumors - fibroblast growth factor 23 (FGF-23), which causes hypophosphatemia and osteomalacia. These tumors are small, frequently infiltrate the surrounding tissues and are located in the connective or bone tissue. Usually, these tumors are benign, but malignant tumors have also been reported.Case report: ...

ea0093oc13 | Oral communication 2: Neuroendocrinology | EYES2023

Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in a patient with Allgrove syndrome: A case report

Gheorghe-Milea Ana , Rusu Eva , Stănoiu-Pinzariu Oana , Georgescu Carmen Emanuela

Background: Triple A (Allgrove) syndrome is a rare genetic disorder with autosomal recessive inheritance, caused by mutations in the AAAS gene on chromosome 12q13. It is characterized by the following triad: ACTH-resistant adrenal insufficiency, alacrimia, and achalasia.Case presentation: We present the case of a 19-year-old male who was diagnosed with adrenal insufficiency at the age of five following an addisonian crisis with hypoglycemic coma. At the ...

ea0090p434 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2023

Awaken a sleeping giant: Incidentally discovered pituitary gigantism

Rusu Eva , Peica Andreea , Gliga Tudor , Milea Gheorghe Ana , Adrian Radu Mircea , Stanoiu- Pinzariu Oana , Emanuela Georgescu Carmen

Introduction: Pituitary gigantism is a rare disorder characterized by growth hormone (GH) excess that occurs before epiphyseal growth plates fusion leading to rapid and excessive linear growth in childhood and very tall adult stature. It can be sporadic or coexist with genetic disorders such as FIPA, X-LAG, McCune-Albright, Carney complex, MEN 1 or 4, and Neurofibromatosis type 1.Case report: We present a case of a 12 years old boy with no medical histor...