Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0041ep63 | Adrenal cortex (to include Cushing's) | ECE2016

The relationship between androgen levels and NLR in hirsutism

Sayilan Samet , Mert Meral , Sayilan Aylin Aydin , Ozturk Ebru , Okuturlar Yildiz , Kocoglu Hakan

Introduction: Hirsutism is a disease in which, women chin, upper lip, chest, abdomen, showing the terminal structure to increase hair growth in the male pattern of distribution as androgen sensitive back and thighs are seen. Neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio (NLR) has been proposed as a simple inflammatory marker of response. Increased value of NLR cardiovascular venture in patients was found to be an indicator of poor prognosis. In our study, we aimed to determine the association b...

ea0037ep207 | Reproduction, endocrine disruptors and signalling | ECE2015

Biochemical and hormonal parameters in patients presenting with hirsutism

Okuturlar Yildiz , Sayilan Samet , Mert Meral , Soyluk Ozlem , Erdogan Ezgi , Harmankaya Ozlem , Kumbasar Abdulbaki

Introduction: It was aimed to evaluate the biochemical and hormonal parameters in female patients with and without polycystic ovary and presenting with symptoms of hirsutism.Materials and methods: In this study, 217 female patients presenting with symptoms of hirsutism were enrolled. Seventy-two female patients having polycystic ovaries by ultrasonography were named as group 1 and 145 female patients with normal ovaries were named as group 2. FSH, LH, pl...

ea0037ep1341 | Clinical Cases–Thyroid/Other | ECE2015

An aggressive malignant insulinoma: a case report

Oztosun Bugra , Okuturlar Yildiz , Gunaldi Meral , Soyluk Ozlem , Mert Meral , Sayilan Samet , Orman Mehmet , Harmankaya Ozlem

Introduction: Insulinomas are rare pancreatic islet cell tumours with an incidence of four cases per million per year. About 10% of all insulinomas are malignant. We here examined an insulinoma with aggressive driving in a young male patient with severe hypoglycaemia in the emergency room.Case report: 34-year-old male patient was admitted to the emergency department with the blurring of consciousness. Blood glucose was 19 mg/dl, consciousness tends to sl...

ea0041ep489 | Diabetes complications | ECE2016

Risk factors for mortality in elderly diabetic patients with pneumonia

Kocoglu Hakan , Okuturlar Yildiz , Sayilan Samet , Ozkan Hanise , Yilmaz Deniz , Ganglaliyeva Kamala , Demir Esra , Utku Irem Kirac , Hursitoglu Mehmet , Harmankaya Ozlem , Kumbasar Abdulbaki

Introduction: In this study we aimed to examine the risk factors associated with mortality of pneumonia among diabetic seniors in Turkish general population.Material and methods: After excluding individuals from other minorities, elderly diabetic patients who had been hospitalized due to pneumonia in recent three years consisted of study population. A total of 610 subjects aged 65 years or older were retrospectively analyzed and 196 patients who had no m...

ea0041ep530 | Diabetes complications | ECE2016

A rare case of acute renal failure: rhabdomyolysis due to hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state

Genc Tugrul Burak , Okuturlar Yildiz , Kocoglu Hakan , Sayilan Samet , Inan Yesim Ozdem , Erdogan Ezgi , Mert Meral , Erismis Betul , Ozdemir Bahar , Harmankaya Ozlem , Kumbasar Abdulbaki

Introduction: Rhabdomyolysis is usually attributed to trauma. However, there is an association of rhabdomyolysis with hyperosmolar states. It is also important to realize that hyperosmolar coma can be the presenting complaint of a diabetic seeking medical attention for the first time. In this case-report we aimed to present a patient with acute kidney injury due to rhabdomyolysis and hyperosmolar state.Case report: Forty nine-year-old black male patient ...