Non-neoplastic Thyroid Disorders (posters)

MON-437

A prospective study of thyrotropin (TSH) response to Levothyroxine dose change in patients with primary hypothyroidism
Mehdi Mirzazadeh, Brian Shine, Claudia Worth, Helen Tyrrell, Tim James and John A. H. Wass

MON-438

Clinical Utility of Oral Levothyroxine Absorption Testing: Is It Too Good to be True?
Grace Sun, Kevin M Pantalone, Charles Faiman, Manjula K Gupta, Leann Olansky and Betul Ayse Hatipoglu

MON-439

Comparison of empiric versus individualized levothyroxine (LT4) dose adjustment in hypothyroid women during pregnancy: interim data analysis
Geanina Popoveniuc, Kenneth Burman, Jacqueline Jonklaas, Uha Prabhakar Reddy and Shannon Danielle Sullivan

MON-440

Desiccated thyroid extract compared to levothyroxine in the treatment of hypothyroidism
Thanh Duc Hoang, Cara H Olsen, Vinh Quang Mai, Patrick W Clyde and K M Shakir

MON-441

MON-442

Establishment of a Diagnostic Scoring System for Patients with Myxedema Coma
Geanina Popoveniuc, Tanu Chandra, Meeta B Sharma, Marc R. Blackman, Kenneth Burman and Leonard Wartofsky

MON-443

DO HIGH ANDROGEN LEVELS PROTECT FROM HYPOTHYROIDISM? A STUDY ON WOMEN WITH PCOS, TURNER SYNDROME AND MEN AND WOMEN IN A RANDOM POPULATION SAMPLE
Kerstin Landin-Wilhelmsen, Johanna Schmidt, Penelope Trimpou, Kerstin Berntorp, Inger Bryman, Eva Dahlgren and Lars Wilhelmsen

MON-444

Effect of Seasonal Changes on the Transition between Subclinical Hypothyroid and Euthyroid Status
Tae Hyuk Kim, Kyung Won Kim, Jae Hoon Moon, Ah Reum Kang, Eu Jeong Ku, Kyong Yeun Jung, Jung Hee Kim, Sang Wan Kim, Kyong Soo Park, Hak C Jang and Young Joo Park

MON-445

PLATELET AGGREGATION AND SECRETION TESTS IN HASHIMOTO'S THYROIDITIS
Suheyla Gorar, Bulent Alioglu, Handan Bekdemir, Fatma Dilek Dellal, Beylan Saglam and Yalcin Aral

MON-446

Elevated TSH Levels in the Elderly: A Clinical Problem
Timothy M Buckey, Charlotte M Melvin, John Eng, Joshua Estrada and Offie P Soldin

MON-447

HIGHER FREE THYROXINE LEVELS PREDICT INCREASED ALL-CAUSE MORTALITY IN EUTHYROID OLDER MEN. THE HEALTH IN MEN STUDY
Bu Beng Yeap, Helman Alfonso, Graeme J Hankey, Leon Flicker, Paul E Norman and Paul Chubb

MON-448

THYROID DYSFUNCTION IN PERUVIAN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE
Jaime E Villena, Tania Ramos, Abdias Hurtado, Javier Cieza, Ana Colarossi and Nancy Medina

MON-450

Report of three cases: The effect of the use of selenium in Graves' ophthalmopathy
Leila Guastapaglia, Renata Feo Moraes Chiari, Ricardo A Guerra and Luciano Silva Ramos

MON-451

Neurological Manifestations Predict Mortality in Thyroid Storm
Du Soon Swee, Chiaw Ling Chng and Adoree Yi Ying Lim

MON-453

Amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis – do anti-thyroid drugs alone provide adequate treatment?
Nadia Patel, Gerald Kaye, Warrick J Inder and Clair Sullivan

MON-454

CLINICAL PRESENTATION AND RESPONSE TO THERAPY OF GRAVES' DISEASE IN A MULTI-ETHNIC ENDOCRINE CLINIC
Luz Marina Prieto Sanchez, Gebre-Egziabher Kiros, Celeste Brickler Hart and Vadley Faugue

MON-455

Selective embolization of thyroid arteries (SETA) in patients with Graves' disease
Yerbol Shaikhiyev, Zhetkergen Arzykulov, Baurzhan Ormanov, Shakir Juraev, Adil Shokebaev and Arman Aliev

MON-456

ETHNIC DIFFERENCES IN MATERNAL THYROID PARAMETERS DURING PREGNANCY: THE GENERATION R STUDY
Tim IM Korevaar, Marco Medici, Yolande de Rijke, Willy Visser, Sabine de Muinck Keizer-Schrama, Vincent Jaddoe, Albert Hofman, Herbert Hooijkaas, Henning Tiemeier, Eric Steegers, Jacoba Bongers-Schokking, Edward Visser, Theo J Visser and Robin P. Peeters

MON-457

Iodine Content of U.S. Weight Loss Food
Manikya Kuriti, Elizabeth N Pearce, Lewis E Braverman, Xuemei He and Angela M Leung

MON-458

THE FLAVONOID QUERCETIN INHIBITS THYROID FUNCTION IN RATS
Cesidio Giuliani, Serena Di Santo, Ines Bucci, Mauro Piantelli, Alessandra De Remigis, Fabrizio Monaco and Giorgio Napolitano

MON-459

CIRCULATING CONCENTRATIONS OF FREE THYROXINE ARE INDEPENDENTLY ASSOCIATED WITH THOSE OF COBALAMIN (VIT B12) IN ELDERLY EUTHYROID SUBJECTS
Graziano Ceresini, Fulvio Lauretani, Elisa Usberti, Michela Marina, Marcello Maggio, Stefania Bandinelli, Gianpaolo Ceda and Luigi Ferrucci

MON-461

Milk intake and iodine nutrition
María Riestra Fernández, Edelmiro Menéndez Torre, Elías Delgado Álvarez, Juan Carlos Fernández Fernández and Francisco Díaz Cadórniga

MON-463

Current practice of endocrinologists for non-diagnostic solid thyroid nodules: A survey report
Marius N Stan, Juan Pablo Brito, M. Regina Castro, Diana S. Dean and Vahab Fatourechi

MON-464

SHORT TERM STATIN TREATMENT DECREASES DOMINANT THYRIOID NODULE VOLUME
Nese Ersoz Gulcelik, Kadriye Aydin, Cafer Balci, Murat Tuncel, Safak Akin, Nese Cinar, Firuzan Firat, Meltem Caglar, Aydan Usman and Alper Gurlek

MON-466

TSH-DEFICIENCY IS ASSOCIATED WITH A LOWER THYROID GLAND VOLUME IN HYPOPITUITARIC PATIENTS COMPARED TO HEALTHY VOLUNTEERS: A CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY
Vincenzo Rochira, Daniele Santi, Giulia Brigante, Valentina Luisa Gnarini, Bruno Madeo, Sara De Vincentis, Marco Faustini-Fustini, Antonio Balestrieri and Cesare Carani

MON-467

SIGNIFICANT REDUCTION IN THE SIZE OF CYSTIC THYROID NODULES WITH 131IODINE THERAPY
April Melody de la Torre Abcede, Sjoberg Ang Kho, Bien J. Matawaran and Leilani Basa Mercado-Asis

MON-468

Long term follow up of Percutaneous Ethanol Injection for treatment of Non-functioning Thyroid Nodules
Mari Cassol Ferreira, Camila Piaia, Ana Carolina Cadore and Rosa F Santos