Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0022p815 | Thyroid | ECE2010

Evaluation of theurapeutic modalities in Graves' hyperthyroidism

Yalcin Yavuz , Topaloglu Oya , Berker Dilek , Isik Serhat , Guler Serdar

Objective: Currently there are three well-established treatment options for hyperthyroid GravesÂ’ disease (GD): antithyroid drug therapy with thionamides, radioactive iodine (RAI) treatment with (131)I, and surgery. The aim of this study was to investigate retrospectively theurapeutic options of the patients with GD treated at outpatient clinics of Endocrinology and Metabolism between January 2007 and December 2009.Methods: We evaluated 122 patients ...

ea0041ep1021 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2016

Evaluation of theurapeutic modalities of Graves’ disease

Saglam Fatma , Koseoglu Derya , Onal Eda Demir , Yalcin Yavuz , Berker Dilek , Guler Serdar

Objective: Radioiodine (RAI), surgical and anti-thyroid drug therapy are the main options to treat GravesÂ’ disease (GD). The aim of this study was to investigate theurapeutic options, their efficacy and adverse reactions of prophilthiouracil (PTU) and methimazole (MMI).Design: A total of 650 patients with GD were evaluated retrospectively. Treatments, adverse reactions, clinical and laboratory results were recorded. After 18 months of primary medica...