Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0029mte14 | (1) | ICEECE2012


Unluhizarci K.

Hirsutism, affects 5–8% of the whole female population, results either from an increase in circulating androgen concentrations, an increase in the sensitivity of the pilosebaceous unit to normal androgen concentrations or a combination of these factors. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the underlying cause in vast majority of the patients with hirsutism. PCOS can only be diagnosed after exclusion of some other diseases such as non-classical congenital adrenal hyperplas...

ea0003p20 | Clinical Case Reports | BES2002

A rare cause of intrasellar mass: Cholesterol granuloma

Kelestimur F , Unluhizarci K , Colak R , Balkanli S , Karahan I , Selcuklu A , Ozturk F , Bayram F

The most common cause of a mass lesion in the sella is pituitary adenoma. Some parasellar lesions may be cystic and sometimes may mimic the clinical and radiological features of pituitary adenoma. A 36 year-old woman was admitted to the hospital because of headache for five years and amenorrhoea for five months. Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of the pituitary gland showed sellar mass lesion characterized by high signal intensity on T1 and T2-weighted images. Endocrinological ...

ea0083pno4 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | EYES2022

Cardiovascular parameters and endothelial dysfunction in Cushing’s Syndrome following remission: A prospective study

A Hacioglu , A Sezgin Caglar , S. T. Firat , Z Karaca , N Kalay , S Taheri , A Selcuklu , K Unluhizarci , F Kelestimur

Background: Cushing’s syndrome is a well-known risk factor for endothelial dysfunction, cardiovascular morbidity and mortality.Objectives: We aimed to prospectively investigate changes in metabolic and cardiovascular parameters and their correlations with markers of endothelial function in patients with endogenous Cushing syndrome following remission. Methods: Adult patients newly diagnosed with endogenous Cushing’s Syndr...