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ea0081p629 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Deep soft tissue masses as a manifestation of type 2 diabetes

da Costa Cristiana Gomes , Jacome Morgado Francisca , Vale Sonia

Introduction: Xanthomas are defined as aggregates of lipid-laden histiocytes. They are generally present in superficial soft tissues such as skin and subcutis but can occasionally involve deep soft tissues. Xanthomas are classically associated with hyperlipidemia, that can be primary or secondary to numerous disorders such as diabetes. This case highlights an atypical manifestation of T2D.Case report: A 61-year-old women was referred to our endocrinology...

ea0063ep12 | Adrenal and Neuroendocrine Tumours | ECE2019

Lost to follow-up in classic congenital adrenal hyperplasia: a case report

da Costa Cristiana Gomes , Matos Tania , do Vale Sonia

Introduction: Classic congenital adrenal hyperplasias (CAH) are mostly diagnosed in the first months/years of life and require a lifetime follow-up.Case report: A 33-year-old Caucasian man was admitted twice in the previous year to the emergency department; the first episode due to an acute tonsillitis, the second episode due to a lower respiratory tract infection, both associated with hyponatremia (125 mmol/l). Common causes of hyponatremia were exclude...