Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0094p27 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular | SFEBES2023

Evaluation of the hounsfield unit approach for streamlining investigations for adrenal incidentalomas

Tam Trevor , Saada Louis , Joseph Neetha , Chipchase Allison , Swe Myint Khin , Ahluwalia Rupa

Background: Adrenal incidentalomas (AIs) detected on pre surgical scans often present a logistical challenge due to the pressing need for preoperative exclusion of a phaeochromocytoma. Our local guideline recommends endocrinology referral for all AIs for further investigations, including pre clinic 24-hr urine metadrenalines. This approach can be time-consuming, particularly for patients awaiting unrelated surgery.Methods:</stron...

ea0094p94 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary | SFEBES2023

Effectiveness of Dopamine Agonists in managing Non-Functioning Pituitary Adenomas- a United Kingdom single centre retrospective review

Tam Trevor , Soong Elaine , Saada Louis , Marcus Hani , Dorward Neil , Swords Francesca , Dhatariya Ketan , Ahluwalia Rupa

Background: While dopamine agonists (DAs) are used for managing residual/recurrent non-functioning pituitary adenomas (NFPAs), guidance on patient selection, drug dosing, follow-up imaging and response criteria is lacking.Methods: Retrospective review of NFPAs treated with DAs at a U.K single centre. 14 patients on Cabergoline (November 2011-2022) were identified. Radiological response was based on 2 follow-up (FU) scans...