Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0032p568 | Endocrine tumours and neoplasia | ECE2013

Therapy with 177Lu marked somatostatin analogues in a case of pancreatic metastatic neuroendocrine tumor

Belo Sandra , Lucena Ines , Santos Ana Paula , Afonso Luis Pedro , Sanches Cristina , Duarte Hugo

Introduction: Conventional systemic therapies have limited role in metastasized neuroendocrine tumors (NET). Therefore an increasing role is attributed to 177Lu labeled somatostatin analogues (SA).Case: Man, 52 years, referred because of NET, diagnosed following liver biopsy for hepatic nodules (liver tissue infiltrated by NET, compatible with metastases). Endoscopic ultrasound revealed pancreatic nodular formation, 40×24 mm; 99</sup...

ea0049ep82 | Adrenal cortex (to include Cushing's) | ECE2017

Adrenocortical carcinoma - casuistic analysis

Ribeiro Catia , Lobo Joao , Mesquita Ana , Martins Pedro C , Peyroteo Mariana , Matos Maria Joao , Antunes Pedro , Sanches Cristina , Moreira Augusto , de Sousa Joaquim Abreu

Introduction: Adrenocortical carcinomas are rare neoplasms with an incidence of 0.7 to 1.5 per million/year. Diagnosis often requires a multidisciplinary approach. When the disease is confined to the adrenal gland, absolute criteria defining malignancy, do not exist, however a score of Weiss> or =a 3 is considered diagnosis. The prognosis is usually reserved and conventional chemotherapy is not curative.Material and Methods: Retrospective analysis of...

ea0032p1115 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2013

Primary thyroid lymphoma – report of four cases

Couto Joana , Martins Raquel , Santos Ana Paula , Leite Luis , Martins Angelo , Lencastre Luis , Sanches Cristina , Jacome Manuel , Henrique Rui , Torres Isabel

Introduction: Primary thyroid lymphoma (PTL) is responsible for 0.6–5% of all cases of thyroid cancer and less than 2% of all extranodal lymphomas. PTL is more common in elderly women and are commonly of B-cell origin. Current treatment regimens for PLC consist of chemotherapy and external beam radiation. Surgery plays an important role, including the control of symptoms in large obstructive lymphomas.Aims and methods: Retrospective data review of p...