Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep507 | Diabetes (complications & therapy) | ECE2015

The diabetic hand: a forgotten complication?

Tuzun Dilek , Bozkirli Emine Duygu Ersozlu , Oguz Ayten , Sahin Murat , Sahin Irem , Demir Hakan , Inanc Elif , Ganidagli Berivan , Gul Kamile

Aim: Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic condition characterised by persistent hyperglycaemia with resultant morbidity and mortality related primarily to its associated microvascular and macrovascular complications In this study our aim was to investigate the prevalence of the most frequently occurring hand complications in 1000 type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients.Material and methods: 297 patients (mean age 52.13±9.37 years, 190 women and...

ea0037ep52 | Adrenal cortex | ECE2015

Functional oncocytic adrenocortical tumour: a case report

Sahin Murat , Tuzun Dilek , Oguz Ayten , Yuzbasioglu Mehmet Fatih , Sayar Hamide , Demir Hakan , Gul Kamile

Introduction: Adrenocortical oncocytomas are rare seen tumours. Most of these tumours are benign and non-functioning. We present here a case of oncocytic adrenocortical tumour, detected incidentally, presented with Cushing’s syndrome.Case: A 41-year-old male patient, while investigating for abdominal pain, bilateral adrenal masses were detected in abdominal ultrasonography and was admitted to Endocrinology Clinic. He had no history of hypertension. ...

ea0037ep177 | Reproduction, endocrine disruptors and signalling | ECE2015

The effect of androgen replacement therapy on platelet aggregation in male patients with isolated hypogonadotropic hypogonadism

Oguz Ayten , Tuzun Dilek , Sahin Murat , Guvenc Numan , Inanc Elif , Gokalp Irem , Gul Kamile

Aim: To evaluate the effect of androgen replacement therapy on lipid profile and platelet aggregation in in male patients with isolated hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (IHH).Material and methods: 36 male patient, mean age 32.2 (18–54)with IHH, admitted to the outpatient clinic of Endocrinology and Metabolism were included to the study. Patients in the study were divided into two groups as Testosterone (n=18) and human chorionic gonadotropin (...

ea0037ep489 | Diabetes (complications & therapy) | ECE2015

Insulin oedema in newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes patient: a case report

Oguz Ayten , Tuzun Dilek , Sahin Murat , Atay Didem , Ganidagli Berivan , Ganidagli Safa Ersen , Gul Kamile

Aim: In this case report we present a newly diagnosed, underweight type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM) patient developed insulin oedema following high dose insulin therapy.Case: A 18-year-old male patient was admitted to the hospital with a 1-month history of excessive water consumption, pollakiuria, polyuria, and weight loss 6 kg. In laboratory examination, hyperglycaemia and ketonuria were detected; arterial blood pH was 7.38. Patient was hospitalised to the...

ea0037ep1106 | Endocrine tumours | ECE2015

Relationship between thrombotic markers, insulin resistance and thyroid volume in women with prolactinoma

Oguz Ayten , Tuzun Dilek , Sahin Murat , Inanc Elif , Gokalp Irem , Atay Didem , Demir Hakan , Gul Kamile

Aim: Hyperinsulinaemia is frequent finding in patients with hyperprolactinemia and has associations with thyroid volume. In this study, we evaluated the association between thrombotic markers, insulin resistance, CIMT, and thyroid volume in female patients with prolactinoma.Material and methods: 38 women with prolactinoma and 24 healthy women were included to the study. We evaluated anthropometric, biochemical, hematologic and hormonal parameters as well...

ea0035p146 | Calcium and Vitamin D metabolism | ECE2014

Three patients with idiopathic hypoparatiroidism presented with different clinical manifestations

Gul Kamile , Sahin Murat , Oguz Ayten , Cabioglu Eren , Erhan Cigdem , Kesici Fatma , Ozkaya Mesut

Aim: Patients with hypoparatiroidism may admit to hospitals with different symptoms.In this report we presented 3 case of hypoparatiroidism with congestive heart failure,epilepsy and muscle pain.Case 1: 31-year-old male admitted to hospital with dyspnea on lying down and evaluation revealed pericardial and pleural effusion. The patient was hospitalized to cardiology clinic with a prediagnosis of decompansated heart failure. In echocardiography ejection f...

ea0035p183 | Cardiovascular Endocrinology & Lipid Metabolism | ECE2014

Association between serum thyrotropin levels and insulin resistance in euthyroid patients

Sahin Murat , Korkut Ismail , Oguz Ayten , Yavuz Yasemin Coskun , Gisi Kadir , Gul Kamile

Aim: Thyroid hormones act both insulin agonistic and antagonistic in different organs. Studies that evaluate the relationship between insulin resistance and hypo-hyperthyroidism have conflicting results, even euthyroid status was shown to change insulin sensitivity. In this study, our aim is to investigate the association between TSH, free T4, free T3 levels and insulin resistance in euthyroid patients.Method: Euthyroid 57 males, 47...

ea0035p228 | Clinical case reports Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2014

Primary hyperaldosteronism presenting as hypokalemic periodic paralysis: two case reports

Oguz Ayten , Sahin Murat , Gul Kamile , Yuzbasioglu Fatih , Atay Didem , Cetin Gozde Yildirim , Sayar Hamide

Background: Hypokalemia is a chronic condition in primary aldosteronism (PA) and hypokalemia symptoms usually can be tolerated by the patients. Hypokalemic periodic paralysis due to primary aldosteronism is rarely reported. We reported two cases of hypokalemic paralysis due to primary aldosteronism.Case 1: A 33-year-old male admitted to the emergency service with fatigue, numbness, progressive weakness in his legs and arms for 2 months. He had a hyperten...

ea0035p230 | Clinical case reports Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2014

Transient severe polyuria in a patient with bilateral pheochromocytoma after adrenalectomy

Oguz Ayten , Sahin Murat , Bulbuloglu Ertan , Sayar Hamide , Atay Didem , Ozdemir Hakan , Gul Kamile

Background: Postoperative severe polyuria is a rare condition after adrenal pheochromocytoma resection. We presented this case due to its rarity.Case: A 50-year-old women admitted to emergency service with malaise and fatigue complaint. The patient was using triple antihypertensive combination that started 10 years ago. Her medical history included cerebrovascular event due to hypertension 5 years ago. In physical examination her BMI was 20 kg/m2</s...

ea0035p231 | Clinical case reports Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2014

Macroprolactinoma that disappears in a short time with cabergoline treatment: case report

Oguz Ayten , Sahin Murat , Sagliker Hasan Sabit , Inci Mehmet Fatih , Bolat Hanife , Gul Kamile

Introduction: Prolactinomas are frequent in women and between 20 and 40 years but rarely seen in men especially as macroadenoma. Both in microadenomas and macroadenomes unless there is not any indication for an emergent surgery, first line treatment is always medical with dopamine agonists. In this report, we presented a patient with macroprolactinoma that disappears in a short time with dopamine agonist treatment.Case: A 20-year-old boy admitted to endo...