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ea0049ep1204 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid/Others | ECE2017

Isolated ocular Miasthenia Gravis and Graves’ disease – a challenging ophtalmopathy

de Castro Raquel Vaz , Aragues Jose Maria , Ferreira Florbela , Gomes Vania , Wessling Ana , Fonseca Ana Claudia , Conceicao Isabel , Bugalho Maria Joao

We report the case of a Caucasian woman presenting with a challenging differential diagnosis of ophtalmopathy. The patient was diagnosed with GravesÂ’ disease during postpartum at the age of 28 (TSH<0.001 U/ml; FT3 6.7 ng/dl; FT4 2.2 ng/dl; TSAb 15 U/l). Besides 16 pack-year smoking history, no other previous disease was known. At examination, exophthalmos grade I/III with bilateral lid retraction was evident. Persistency of the disease despite optimal use of medical a...

ea0049ep1269 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Effectiveness of radioiodine treatment for autonomous toxic node

Osorio Ana Sofia , Martins Ana Filipa , Gomes Vania , de Castro Raquel Vaz , Nobre Ema , Ferreira Mickael Antoine , Cantinho Guilhermina , Bugalho Maria Joao

Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the treatment outcomes in patients with autonomous toxic nodule (ATN) that received a radioiodine treatment (RAIT) and to determine the influence of age, gender, nodule size and iodine activity.Methods: We performed a retrospective study of all RAIT done for hyperthyroidism (n=149) in our hospital during 2014 and 2015. Patients with ATN submitted to RAIT were selected to analysis. We studied 58 pa...