Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep252 | Calcium and Vitamin D metabolism | ECE2015

Comparison of the pre-operative and post-operative haemogram parameters of the patients with primary hyperparathyroidism

Tunc Ulku Aybuke , Demir Tevfik , Yilmaz Merve , Gedik Arzu

Anaemia prevalence is reported between 5 and 31.8% in patients with PHPT. Anaemia in PHPT shows correlations with serum calcium, PTH, alkaline phosphatase levels, severity of the bone disease and PHPT duration. In this study we compared pre-operative and post-operative haemogram parameters of patients with PHPT who received a parathyroidectomy at our department. We determined the prevelance of pre-operative anaemia, thrombocytopenia, neutropenia and observed if any of this par...

ea0035p332 | Clinical case reports Thyroid/Others | ECE2014

Medullary and papillary thyroid cancer metastasis in the same lymph node: case report

Yilmaz Merve , Gedik Arzu , Ikiz Ahmet Omer , Gumus Tugba , Calan Mehmet , Tunc Ulku Aybuke , Canda Serafettin , Alacacioglu Ahmet , Comlekci Abdurrahman , Demir Tevfik

Introduction: Two tumors originating from different cells in the thyroid to metastasis same lymph nodes is very rare. We aimed to present that the same lymph node metastasis of medullary and papillary thyroid in a case.Case: A 4-year-old male presented with backache without a formerly known disease, has no other property in the patient’s history. Vertebra BT was taken and T2, T4, T6 vertebral metastasis have been det...

ea0032p456 | Diabetes | ECE2013

Newly diagnosed diabetic patient presenting with crural infection

Yilmaz Merve , Gedik Arzu , Havitcioglu Hasan , Demir Tevfik , Gumus Tugba , Tunc Ulku Aybuke , Calan Mehmet , Comlekci Abdurrahman , yener Serkan , Eraslan Sevinc , Bayraktar Firat

Introduction: The incidence of diabetic foot in diabetics is 5-10%. We herein aimed to share a formerly undiagnosed diabetic patient presenting with crural infection.Case: A 48-year-old male patient, without a formerly known disease, presented to a local medical center due to spontaneously progressing ulceration on left leg. The ulcers did not improve with antibiotics in seven days and afterwards he was referred to our hospital. At admission, his plasma ...

ea0032p487 | Diabetes | ECE2013

Insulin pump therapy as an obligatory treatment modality in a type 2 diabetic patient

Yilmaz Merve , Gedik Arzu , Demir Tevfik , Calan Mehmet , Gumus Tugba , Tunc Ulku Aybuke , Comlekci Abdurrahman , Yener Serkan , Eraslan Sevinc , Bayraktar Firat

Introduction: Continuous s.c. insulin infusion (CSII) therapy is a well documented treatment modality in type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM), but its usage in type 2 DM has not become prevalent so far. It may be a treatment alternative in severely insulin resistant type 2 diabetics recieving high doses of insulin. We present a type 2 diabetic patient that we had to shift from multiple dosage insulin (MDI) injection to CSII therapy due to the widespread echimosis at the insulin injec...