Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0037ep555 | Obesity and cardiovascular endocrinology | ECE2015

Weight loss with bariatric surgery improves ischaemia modified albumin levels and oxidative status in morbidly obese patients

Yay Adnan , Ilhan Muzaffer , Turan Saime , Zeybek Umit , Karaman Ozcan , Yaylim Ilhan , Tasan Ertugrul

Introduction: Oxidative stress is one of the possible mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of the obesity-related metabolic complication. In this study, we aimed to investigate effect of weight loss with bariatric surgery on IMA, high sensitive C-reactive protein (hs-CRP), serum total antioxidant status (TAS), total oxidant status (TOS) levels.Materials and methods: In this prospective study, plasma IMA, hs-CRP, TAS and TOS levels were measured before...

ea0070ep417 | Thyroid | ECE2020

Refractory hypothyroidism: What else should be done?

Ozum Nursah , Yay Adnan , Yaman Miray , Ozsari Levent , Deniz Ferhat , Yonem Arif

The treatment of hypothyroidism is straightforward,replacing with orally L-thyroxine(LT4).However,some factors including malabsorption,pancreas and liver disorders,drug interactions,etc.,may impair the absorption of LT4,and cause therapy failures.In these circumstances,high doses of different oral formulae or parenterally given LT4 may be a solution. Here,we present a case of primary hypothyroidism,resistant to high doses of oral LT4 replacement but,responsive parenteral LT4 a...

ea0070aep182 | Bone and Calcium | ECE2020

Clinical characteristics of subjects with very high serum 25 OH vitamin D levels in turkey: DeVIT-TOX survey

Pekkolay Zafer , Gogas Yavuz Dilek , Sedar Saygili Emre , Topaloğlu Ömercan , Emir Önder Çağatay , Soylu Hikmet , Taskaldiran Isilay , Esen Pazır Ayșe , Ugur Kader , Tanrikulu Seher , Nur Firat Sevde , Meryem Atak Burcu , Batman Adnan , Omma Tülay , Cagiltay Eylem , Ozdemir Kutbay Nilufer , Çetinkaya Altuntaș Seher , Nasiroglu Imga Narin , Karakilic Ersen , Hekimsoy Zeliha , Kılınç Faruk , Yay Adnan , Eroğlu Mustafa , Kemal Tuzcu Alpaslan

Background: Treatment of vitamin D deficiency orinappropriate vitamin D supplementation may cause side effects associated with hypercalcemia. We observed a tendency to use very high single dose cholecalciferol for treatment of vitamin D deficiency.Aim: The primary aim of this study was to examine the clinical characteristics of patientswith very high serum 25OHD levels of vitamin D toxicity in Turkey.Materials and methods: An invit...