Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0073aep241 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

GLP-1 receptor agonists and bariatric surgery in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis

Soraya León , María Dolores Alcántara-Laguna , Maria José Molina , Alfonso Jesús Calañas Continente , Concepción Muñoz , Maria Angeles Galvez Moreno , Aura D. Herrera-Martínez

RationaleObesity is associated with multiple comorbidities including nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). Despite its association with increased morbidity and mortality, treatment options are limited. Some studies have suggested that glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists (aGLP-1) are associated with NASH resolution. Additionally, the effects of bariatric surgery on NASH-associated liver fibrosis are controversial.Methods<p ...

ea0073aep382 | Endocrine-Related Cancer | ECE2021

Nutritional assessment and Ghrelin system as predictors of clinical evolution in gastro-enteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms

Carlos Manuel Alzás Teomiro , Soraya León-Idougourram , María Dolores Alcántara-Laguna , Gahete Manuel D. , María José Molina-Puertas , Justo P. Castaño , Raúl M. Luque , María Ángeles Gálvez Moreno , Aura D. Herrera-Martínez

BackgroundPatients with neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs) might present with malnutrition due to the tumor itself and/or its treatment. Poor nutritional status and weight loss can lead to poor outcomes, including decreased quality of life, increased complication rates and mortality. Ghrelin is an orexigenic hormone, which is implicated in appetite regulation, body weight, inflammation and immune cell activation. Its gastric secretion mainly depends on the ...