Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081p100 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

The trigliserid-glucose index shows a stronger correlation with serum adiponectin levels than HOMA-IR

Nahit Sendur Suleyman , Isgin Atici Kubra , Turan Demirci Busra , Lay Incilay , Buyuktuncer Zehra , Erbas Tomris

Objective: Different methods are used to identify individuals with insulin resistance. The gold standard is the euglycemic-hyperinsulinemic clamp. However, in clinical practice, clamp is not preferred because it is cumbersome, the HOMA-IR index is used more often. The Trigliserid-glucose (TyG) index is a new and practical way to identify individuals with insulin resistance (IR). When compared to HOMA-IR, this index has been shown to be more reliable in determining insulin resi...

ea0070ep498 | Thyroid | ECE2020

A case of graves disease with hepatic dysfunction, thrombocytopenia and paralysis

Houssein Mehdi , Turan Kubra , Evranos Ogmen Berna , Aydin Cevdet , Ozdemir Didem , Faki Sevgul

Background: Graves’ disease is an autoimmune disease that is characterized by production of excess thyroid hormones by thyroid gland, which is called hyperthyroidism. Generally, clinical presentations of Graves’ disease range from asymptomatic disease to overt symptomatic hyperthyroidism with heat intolerance, tremor, palpitation, weight loss, and increased appetite. Single-cell lineage haematological abnormalities, such as anemia, leukopenia, and thrombocytopenia,...

ea0081p770 | Late-Breaking | ECE2022

A patient with acromegalic heart disease

Houssein Mehdi , Turan Kubra , Temizhan Ahmet , Tural Balsak Belma , Ali Tam Abbas , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

A 36 years of old patient was admitted to the intensive care unit of cardiology when he experienced palpitations and orthopnea. The patient’s complaints started about 2 years ago as syncope and sudden shortness of breath. Thorax CT showed pleural effusion and increased cardiothoracic index. Findings on ECHO were : Ejection fraction 35%, severe mitral regurgitation and global hypokinesia. Coronary angiogram showed a fibrocalcific plaque noted in in the distal LAD. The pati...

ea0090ep185 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2023

Comparison of biochemical values in asymptomatic and symptomatic urolithiasis

Ince Nurcan , Turan Kubra , Baser Husniye , Seyrek Neslihan Cuhacı , Ozdemir Didem , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

Background: Primary Hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is a common endocrine disorder that is characterized by hypercalcaemia and elevated or inappropriately normal serum levels of parathyroid hormone. Most often, the presentation of PHPT is asymptomatic. PHPT can manifest with osteoporosis and hypercalciuria as well as with vertebral fractures and nephrolithiasis, both of which can be asymptomatic. Our aim in this study; to determine the frequency of kidney stones in patients operate...

ea0073aep796 | Late Breaking | ECE2021

A case of non-familial pheochromocytoma presenting one of the identical twin at young age

Turan Kubra , Copuroglu Esra , Sacikara Muhammed , Nasiroglu Imga Narin , Tuncel Altug , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

BackgroundPheochromocytomas are rare tumors originating from chromaffin cells and characterized by excessive catecholamine synthesis. They are usually benign lesions. Hypertension(HT), tachycardia, sweating and headache are frequently observed. We aimed to present a high malignancy suspected pheochromocytoma case diagnosed in a young age female.Case presentationA 20-year-old female patient was admitted to the...

ea0073aep850 | Late Breaking | ECE2021

A case of pituitary xanthogranuloma diagnosed with diabetes insipidus

Turan Kubra , Arifoglu Unzile , Nasiroglu Imga Narin , Tural Balsak Belma , Divanlioglu Denizhan , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

BackgroundPituitary xanthogranulomas are extremely rare tumors of the sellar region. A cystic mass lesion was found in the pituitary MRI of our patient diagnosed with central diabetes insipidus (DI). We aimed to present a case who was operated for a pituitary mass and diagnosed with sellar xanthogranuloma.Case presentation37-year-old female patient was applied to our outpatient clinic with complaints of polyd...

ea0090p777 | Thyroid | ECE2023

Rapidly-Growing Thyroid Mass: is the Diagnosis Always Anaplastic Cancer?

Yiğit Koroğlu Ekin , Turan Kubra , Pınar Altay Feride , Karadayı Bilgehan , Kılıcarslan Aydan , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

A 87 year old woman admitted with complaints of hoarseness and a palpable mass which she noticed 1 week ago. She had hypothyroidism for 25 years. On examination, there was a hard and fixed palpable 4x4 cm mass on the right side of the neck. In laboratory evaluation, thyroid function tests were normal, thyroid auto-antibodies were positive, calcitonin was normal, C-reactive protein was 224 mg/l and liver and kidney function tests were normal. Thyroid ultrasonography revealed a ...

ea0073aep825 | Late Breaking | ECE2021

Mucormycosis in a patient with newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus and diabetic ketoacidosis

Turan Kubra , Copuroglu Esra , Abbas Tam Ali , Keskin Caglar , Ozdemir Didem , Onak Kandemir Nilufer , Sancak Mecit , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

BackgroundMucormycosis is an opportunistic fungal infection that can be aggressive and mortal. Diabetic ketoacidosis(DKA) is a risk factor for mucormycosis. We present a case with mucormycosis presenting with newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus and DKA.Case presentationA 34-year-old male patient presented with confusion and vomiting. He had no comorbiditiy. On admission the patient was afebrile, hypotensive (85...

ea0090rc7.5 | Rapid Communications 7: Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology 2 | ECE2023

Evaluation and follow-up data of patients diagnosed with hypophysitis: A multicentric nationwide study

Hacioglu Aysa , Karaca Zuleyha , Uysal Serhat , Ozkaya Hande Mefkure , Kadioglu Pinar , Selcukbiricik Ozlem Soyluk , Yarman Sema , Gul Nurdan , Koksalan Damla , Selek Alev , Cetinarslan Berrin , Canturk Zeynep , Tuğce Şah unal Fatma , Corapcıoğlu Demet , Sahin Mustafa , Babayeva Afruz , Akturk Mujde , Eraydin Ayten , Fenkci Semin , Piskinpasa Hamide , Ciftci Sema , Dokmetaş Meric , Şahin Onur , Sebile Dokmetas H. , Ozturk Sadettin , Akarsu Ersin , Kılıc Kan Elif , Atmaca Aysegul , Pehlivan Esma , Saygili Fusun , Erkan Buruc , Burhan Sebnem , Omma Tulay , Uc Ziynet Alphan , Elbuken Gulsah , Bayram Fahri , Yorulmaz Goknur , Cansu Guven Baris , Bostan Hayri , Turan Kubra , Sener Selcuk Yusuf , Gorar Suheyla , Pekkolay Zafer , Hekimsoy Zeliha , Dogruel Hakan , Ertorer Melek Eda , Topaloğlu Omercan , Celik Ozlem , Iyidir Ozlem , Kelestimur Fahrettin

Background: Hypophysitis is a rare group of disease characterized with infla mmation of the pituitary gland. Rarity of the disease obviates development of a treatment strategy. We aimed to present the nationwide data of the demographics, clinical and radiological characteristics, treatment modalities and responses of the patients diagnosed with hypophysitis in a retrospective manner.Methods: The endocrinology clinics all over the country were invited to ...