A Comparative Study Among Several Imaging Methods for the Detection of Primary and Metastatic Sites of GEP-NETs.


Introduction: GEP-NETs staging are essential for any therapeutic manipulation

Aim(s): To evaluate the sensitivity of several imaging methods in detection of GEP-NETs and their metastases

Materials and methods: 62 patients (48 confirmed GEP-NETs/14 suspected disease) were enrolled. All were investigated for primary and metastatic sites with somatostatin receptor scintigraphy (SRS), chest –X ray, upper abdominal US, chest CT and upper and lower abdominal CT

Conference: 12th Annual ENETSConcerence (2015)

Presenting Author:

Authors: Dimitroulopoulos D, Demiri M, Kypreos D, Malahias A, Theodoropoulos L,

Keywords: GEP-NET, staging,

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