Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081p402 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2022

Central pontine myelinolysis: Case report

Gonzalez Lazaro Paloma , Contreras Pascual Cristina , Montalban Mendez Cristina , Moreno Tirado Antonio , Zhao Montero Benitez Maria , Jimenez Torrecilla Pedro

Introduction: Central pontine myelinolysis (CPM) is a rare and potentially life-threatening complication of a sudden rise in serum osmolality. Along with extrapontine myelinolysis, it is part of the osmotic demyelination syndrome (ODS). Known risk factors include severe hyponatremia, alcoholism, thiazide use, hypokalemia, and malnourishment.Case report: We report the case of a 31-year-old-male with history of alcohol and cannabis dependence, who had atte...

ea0081p756 | Thyroid | ECE2022

Radiofrequency and ethanol ablation for benign thyroid nodules: case series

Jimenez Torrecilla Pedro , Gonzalez Lazaro Paloma , Moreno Tirado Antonio , Montalban Mendez Cristina , Zhao Montero Benitez Maria , del Val Zaballos Florentino , Gomez Garcia Ines

Introduction: Thyroid nodule is a frequent condition, being diagnosed in up to 70% of subjects who had undergone thyroid ultrasound. Around 90-95% of them became being benign and, if the do not cause compressive symptoms or esthetical problems, they do not need specific therapy, only clinical follow up. Traditionally, thyroidectomy has been the main therapeutic option in these cases. Radiofrequency and ethanol ablations are recently introduced non-invasive therapies that permi...

ea0081ep1002 | Thyroid | ECE2022

Hypothyroidism associated with treatment with immunotherapy: case series

Zhao Montero Benitez Maria , Gonzalez Lazaro Paloma , Mendez Cristina Montalban , Tirado Antonio Moreno , Torrecilla Pedro Jimenez , Zaballos Florentino Del Val , Meneses Amparo Lomas , Alfonso Francisco Javier Go mez , Iglesias Maria Lopez , Gomez Garcia Ines

Introduction: The development of immunotherapy has opened up a new approach in the management of different types of tumors that previously had not treatment, and its use is becoming increasingly widespread. Immunotherapy is based on blocking immune checkpoints involved in activating the immune response to malignant neoplasms. Since its introduction into clinical practice, several adverse effects related to the immune system have been reported. Among the endocrinological advers...