Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0031p344 | Steroids | SFEBES2013

Feature of acute mineralocorticoid excess from ACTH secreting bronchial tumour

Seidahmad Mansour , Haddadin Firas , Swe Myint Khin

Introduction: A 77-year-old man with glipizide treated type 2 diabetes presented acutely unwell, with weakness, intermittent breathlessness, and poor glycaemic control (previously well control with HBA1c of 42 mmol/mol). Initial assessment showed body weight of 74.5 kg, mild leg oedema, blood pressure of 190/100 mmHg, expiratory wheeze, oxygen saturation 91% and PO2 7.8 mmHg on air. Chest XR showed chronic right lower lobe shadowing and a bulky hilum. His plasma glu...

ea0025p63 | Clinical biochemistry | SFEBES2011

Adrenal haemorrhage associated with therapeutic Clexane and subtherapeutic warfarin

Chousou Panagiota Anna , Seidahmad Mansour , Haddadin Firas , Jennings Adrian

Adrenal haemorrhage is rarely associated with anticoagulation according to a large American series. We present 2 cases in whom there was no evidence of over anticoagulation, both of whom developed a degree of hypoadrenalism.Case 1: A 72-year-old-male presented with severe non-pleuritic left flank pain. He had been seen the previous day with possible deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and had received a single dose of enoxaparin (1.5 mg/kg). He was tender in th...

ea0025p55 | Clinical biochemistry | SFEBES2011

Hypoadrenalism then adrenal haemorrhage as manifestation of lymphoma relapse after 3.5 years

Seidahmad Mansour , Chousou Panagiota Anna , Haddadin Firas , George Emad , Jennings Adrian

Hypoadrenalism and bilateral adrenal haemorrhage are rare manifestations of lymphoma. We present a case of diffuse large B cell non-Hodgkins lymphoma (NHL) in whom the main manifestations of relapse included hypoadrenalism and then bilateral adrenal haemorrhage.A 75-year-old male presented with a 2-week history of severe left sided abdominal pain. He was known to have NHL predominantly involving the right maxillary sinus, which had been treated with chem...