Causes of Death Following Neuroendocrine Tumors Diagnosis: A United States Population-Based Analysis


Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) are heterogeneous in terms of prognosis based on location, grade, and stage.

Aim(s): In this study we report causes of deaths (COD) in patients with NET.

Materials and methods: We used the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program to query data of NET patients diagnosed between 2000 and 2016 and report COD following NET diagnosis

Conference: 17th Annual ENETSConcerence (2020)

Presenting Author: Sonbol M

Authors: Saad A, Halfdanarson T, Starr J, Sonbol M,

Keywords: neuroendocrine tumors, survivorship, non-cancer causes of death,

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