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ea0049ep962 | Pituitary - Clinical | ECE2017

A male patient with acromegaly and metastatic renal cell carcinoma: lung, gluteal and scapular metastasis

Uc Ziynet Alphan , Demir Ozgur

Acromegaly is a chronic condition associated with an increased risk of cancer.Case presentation: A 41-year-old man admitted to our hospital with gluteal and scapular mass. He had a clinical history of acromegaly which had been diagnosed two years ago, and was treated with trans-sphenoidal surgery. After surgery, although remission was not achieved, he had no doctor visit and control. On physical examination he had typical acromegalic features and there w...

ea0037ep1005 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2015

A case report of Hoffmann's syndrome

Uc Ziynet Alphan , Gorar Suheyla

Introduction: HoffmanÂ’s syndrome is a rare form of hypothyroid myopathy characterised with muscle hypertrophy, stiffness and wakefulness.Case report: A 43-years-old woman admitted to our hospital with a complaint of fatigue and progressive muscular weakness with cramps and myalgia started 3 months before.Thyroid gland examination was normal. On neurological examination she had proximal and lower limb muscle weakness(3/4) and hyporeflexia. Her calf m...

ea0022p53 | Adrenal | ECE2010

Primary bilateral adrenal lymphoma without adrenal insufficiency: a case report

Culha Cavit , Uc Ziynet Alphan , Ademoglu Esra Nur , Yildirim Ahmet , Dellal Dilek , Gorar Suheyla , Koc Gonul , Aral Yalcin

Although adrenal gland involvement may be seen in patients with diffuse (non-Hodgkin) lymphoma, primary adrenal lymphoma is quite rare and adrenal insufficiency accompanies the clinical picture in 2/3 of cases.Case: A 70-year-old male patient presenting with anorexia and weight loss was referred to our clinic for bilateral adrenal masses, which were detected by abdominal computerized tomography (CT) as 5.2×5.2×2.7 cm in the right adrenal and 11...