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ea0056p798 | Pituitary - Clinical | ECE2018

Static and dynamic balances in acromegaly and impact of exercise on balance

Haliloglu Ozlem , Topsakal Nuri , Camliguney Filiz , Polat Korkmaz Ozge , Sahin Serdar , Cotuk Birol , Kadioglu Pinar , Erkut Oya

Purpose: Patients with acromegaly may have changes in balance due to visual disturbances, musculoskeletal abnormalities and changes in body composition. We aim to compare static and dynamic balances in patients with acromegaly and healthy controls and to evaluate effects of exercise on balance in patients with acromegaly.Methods: Twenty-two patients with acromegaly followed at the Endocrinology Outpatient Clinic of Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical...

ea0056p850 | Pituitary - Clinical | ECE2018

Hypophysitis: Experience of a single tertiary center

Kadioglu Pinar , Korkmaz Ozge Polat , Ozkaya Hande Mefkure , Haliloglu Ozlem , Sahin Serdar , Kantarci Fatma Eda Nuhoglu , Apaydin Tugce

Purpose: The authors review the clinical outcomes of patients with hypophysitis.Methods: Medical records of hypophysitis patients who were followed between 2007 and 2018 at Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty were evaluated retrospectively. Clinical, endocrinological, pathological and radiological findings and therapies were assessed.Results: Twenty patients (F/M:12/8) were identified with a mean age at diagnosis of 39.14±17.78 years. ...

ea0070aep824 | Reproductive and Developmental Endocrinology | ECE2020

Transphobic attitude: In physicians who play an active role in the gender transition process

Durcan Emre , Sahin Serdar , Durcan Gizem , Kavla Yasin , Mefkure Ozkaya Hande , Turan șenol , Kadıoğlu Pınar

Transphobia is expressed as negative attitudes, emotions and actions towards transgender individuals or transsexualism. The aim of this study is to investigate the existence of transphobic approaches towards transgender individuals in physicians in different clinics that play an active role in the gender transition process. It was planned to include physicians from the disciplines of psychiatry, endocrinology, gynecology, urology and plastic surgery. A questionnaire was sent t...

ea0070aep598 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2020

The importance of DHEA-S levels in cushing’s syndrome; is there a cut-off value in the differential diagnosis?

Ciftci Dogansen Sema , Soyluk Selcukbiricik Ozlem , Selek Alev , Erol Selvinaz , Hekimsoy Zeliha , Esen Pazir Ayse , Dursun Huseyin , Sahin Serdar , Oruk Gonca , Mert Meral , Soylu Hüseyin , Sarer Yurekli Banu , Eda Ertorer Melek , Omma Tülay , Evran Mehtap , Adaș Mine , Tanrikulu Seher , Aydin Kadriye , Pekkolay Zafer , Can Bulent , Karakilic Ersen , Karaca Zuleyha , Bilen Habib , Canturk Zeynep , Cetinarslan Berrin , Kadioglu Pinar , Yarman Sema

Purpose: To evaluate the relationship between basal dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate (DHEA-S) levels and other tests used in the diagnosis and differential diagnosis of Cushing’s Syndrome (CS) among the patients with pathologically confirmed CS.Methods: In this multicenter study, the data of 623 patients with CS were evaluated retrospectively. The patients were classified as Group 1 (n = 353 Cushing’s disease;CD), Group 2 (n</e...