Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081ep576 | Endocrine-Related Cancer | ECE2022

Panhypopituitarism and diabetes insipidus due to metastatic breast cancer

Cuconu Diana , Stancu Cristina , Badiu Corin

We report the case of a 36 years old female, with personal history of breast cancer, treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy, breast sectorectomy and then chemotherapy and radiation therapy 2 years ago. She was continuously monitored by her oncologist, disease free for over a year, with recent CT scan that showed no particular lessions suggestive for secondary disease. Meanwhile, she got pregnant and delivered at term a healthy baby. She was admitted 3 months postpartum with int...

ea0081ep1045 | Thyroid | ECE2022

Metachronous renal cell carcinoma metastasis to the thyroid

Cretu Cristina , Cristea Cristina , Barbacariu Ioana- Cristina , Dragoman Paula , Livenschi Lucia Flavia , Florescu Diana Nicoleta , Danila Radu , Ciobanu Delia , Preda Cristina

Introduction: Metastatic disease into the thyroid is a rare event, despite the gland’s rich vascular supply. Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is an unusual neoplasm that not only has the potential to recur after a latent disease-free interval, but also has the potential to metastasize to rare sites like the thyroid. However, of the clinically significant secondary neoplasms of the thyroid, metastatic RCC is the culprit in most cases. Case report: We prese...

ea0081ep1076 | Thyroid | ECE2022

Autoimmune thyroiditis after 2 years covid pandemic: prevalence, clinical features, significance. Study on 450 patients in a medical center of Bucharest-Romania

Peretianu Dan , Stanciu Mihaela , Dana Oprea Cristina

Material-Method: We registered from February 26, 2020 until January 23, 2022 (almost 2 years) patients with chronic autoimmune thyroiditis Hashimoto. Usual parameters for this disease were investigated: age, sex, ATPO, FT4, TSH, ultrasound pattern, antibody evolution, immune associations, lost pregnancies, other clinical associations (alergies, breast cancer). Patients were divided into 2 groups: those who had covid-19 (C-19) vs. those who did not have viral disease (<u...

ea0090ep445 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Polyglandular autoimmune syndrome type IV with latent autoimmune diabetes of the adult (LADA) and Alopecia Areata - A case report

Cosma Daniel , Silaghi Cristina Alina , Silaghi Horatiu

Polyglandular autoimmune syndromes (PAS) are a heterogeneous group of rare diseases characterized by autoimmune activity against more than one endocrine organ, although non-endocrine organs can be affected. PAS type IV is a rare syndrome characterized by the association of autoimmune endocrine gland disorder which doesn’t fulfill the criteria of PAS type I-III. A 35-years old female diagnosed with alopecia areata and latent autoimmune diabetes of the adult (LADA) one year...

ea0090ep690 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2023

The role of peptide receptor radionuclide therapy in a case series of bronchial and gastroentero-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors with secondary determinations

Stefania Stanca Oana , Stancu Cristina , Badiu Corin

Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) represent a heterogeneous group of tumors with different locations, whose management is based on the pathology, immunohistochemical, genetic and molecular profile.Materials and method: We followed 8 patients with NET between 2014 and 2022 registered at the “C.I. Parhon” National Institute of Endocrinology, Bucharest, who benefited from peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT). Among them, 75% were m...

ea0090ep749 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2023

A case of Turner syndrome associated with growth hormone deficiency

Serban Cristina , Baculescu Nicoleta , Poiana Catalina

Background: Turner syndrome (TS) is an important cause of short stature, however, there are a few reported cases of concomitant occurrence of TS and growth hormone deficiency (GHD).Case report: We report a 23-year-old female with concominat TS and GHD, also presenting partial FSH/LH deficiency and primary myxedema. The patient had iniatially been evaluated at the age of 15 for short stature and primary amenorrhea when she was diagnosed with Turner syndro...

ea0067gp30 | Poster Presentations | EYES2019

A rare case of spontaneously cured acromegaly by the apoplexy of the pituitary adenoma

Scanteie Carla L , Crainic Silviu , Ghervan Cristina

Background: Acromegaly is a rare disease characterised by an excessive production of growth hormone (GH), from a pituitary adenoma. It is a curable disease, either by surgery or by medical treatment, but very rare it can spontaneously cure by the apoplexy of the pituitary adenoma.Case presentation: We present the case of a 58-year-old female who was suspected of acromegaly due to her physical appearance: soft tissue swelling and enlargement of the extrem...

ea0066p39 | Diabetes 3 | BSPED2019

Paediatric diabetic ketoacidosis (dka)-management in a district general hospital

Viswanath Vidya , Mallya Meera , Matei Cristina

Background: Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) can have significant morbidity and mortality in children and young people (CYP). Its management is very well standardised, based on National Guidance (National Institute of Clinical Excellence – NICE). In the UK, CYP DKA Guidelines have been reviewed in 2015 in order to reduce the risks of cerebral oedema. There have been concerns that the new recommended fluid management has the potential to increase the risk of acute kidney injury...

ea0066p42 | Diabetes 4 | BSPED2019

Newly diagnosed diabetes – incidence, presenting features and lessons learnt

Mallya Meera , Viswanath Vidya , Matei Cristina

Introduction: The incidence of type 1 diabetes (T1DM) is increasing, affecting approximately 1 in 500 children and young people (CYP) under 19 years of age. The diagnosis of diabetes, as well as initial investigations and management is standardised, based on national guidance. Initial education and management have huge importance for long-term glycaemic control. We review the practice in our hospital, to establish our compliance and any deviations from the guidelines. We also ...

ea0063p53 | Adrenal and Neuroendocrine Tumours 1 | ECE2019

A rare association of neuroendocrine tumor with adenocarcinoma of ampulla of vater: difficulties for diagnosis and effects of multi therapeutic approach

Stanca Oana Stefania , Olariu Cristina , Badiu Corin

Introduction: The neuroendocrine tumor of the ampulla of Vater represent a very rare disease, corresponding up to 2% of the periampullary malignancies and less than 1% of gastrointestinal NET. Less than 130 patients have been reported until 2013. The biological and clinical behavior is very unpredictable especially if it’s associated with another tumor, like adenocarcinoma. We present a case of a fifty-one-years-old woman who complained of weight loss, jaundice, abdominal...