hrp0082p3-d3-651 | Autoimmune Endocrine Disease | ESPE2014

Diabetes Mellitus after Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Narvaez Barros Karla Maria , Martorell Ariadna Campos , Leon Maria Clemente , Alvarez Izaskun Elorza , Fernandez Diego Yeste , Lezcano Antonio Carrascosa

Background: Patients who have received an hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) have more risk of endocrine complications (hypothyroidism, hypogonadism, and growth retardation) but the incidence of diabetes after HSCT is not as well known. The pathogenesis of the diabetes is not well established, and is believed to be multifactorial: chemotherapy, pancreatic irradiation, inflammatory cascade and cytokines, steroids and predisposing genetic factors.<p class="abstex...

hrp0084p3-1220 | Thyroid | ESPE2015

Transient Hyperthyroidism Associated with a Thyroid Nodule

Pieck Alejandro Vargas , Fernandez Diego Yeste , Pontnou Marta Garrido , Leon Maria Clemente , Martorell Ariadna Campos , Lezcano Antonio Carrascosa

Introduction: Developing an acute onset thyroid nodule is rare in children and usually associates with infectious or neoplastic disease; when linked to hyperthyroidism, the most likely diagnosis is toxic adenoma.Clinical description: 9-year-old boy with no relevant medical history was seen at the emergency department for acute cervical pain and tumor involving the left thyroid lobe with no inflammatory signs or history of trauma. Physical examination rev...