Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0070aep170 | Bone and Calcium | ECE2020

Long term effect on trabecular bone score but not BMD is preserved in GH-deficient adults only when sufficient vitamin D levels are maintained

Kužma Martin , Smaha Juraj , Stojkovičová Daša , Jackuliak Peter , Killinger Zdenko , Payer Juraj

Introduction: Adult growth hormone deficiency (AGHD) is associated with lower bone mass and likely with increased risk of fragility fractures. GH replacement leads to increase in bone mineral density (BMD) and trabecular bone score (TBS). The effect of adequate levels of vitamin D during GH replacement is important to provide effect on TBS.Aim: To assess long–term effectof recombinant GH replacement on BMD and TBS with regards to vitamin D levels d...

ea0067gp42 | Poster Presentations | EYES2019

Paraneoplastic hypoglycemia in a patient with recurrent pleural tumor

Joksimović Nata , Ćirić Jasmina , Beleslin Biljana , Stojković Mirjana , Miletić Marija , Stojanović Miloš , Žarković Miloš

Background: Solitary fibrous tumor of pleura represents a prototypical mesenchymal neoplasm that induces non-islet cell tumor hypoglycemia due to overproduction of insulin-like growth factor 2, named Dodge Potter syndrome.Case Presentation: An 86-year-old man, non-diabetic, was admitted to hospital with a few months history of repetitive hypoglycemic symptoms and documented low blood glucose of 1.9 and 1.2 mmol/L on two occasions when he lost consciousne...