Peritoneal Carcinomatosis in Digestive Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: Complications and Response to Therapy


Introduction: Peritoneal carcinomatosis (PC) is present in 10-30% of digestive neuroendocrine neoplasms (DNENs), affecting prognosis and quality of life with recurrent abdominal pain and bowel obstruction

Aim(s): to describe in a consecutive series of DNENs with PC the evolution of PC and correlation to therapy

Materials and methods: retrospective analysis of pts with sporadic DNENs diagnosed in 1993-2014 with at least 12-month follow-up after PC diagnosis

Conference: 13th Annual ENETSConcerence (2016)

Presenting Author: merola e

Authors: Merola E, Prasad V, Pascher A, Denecke T, Arsenic R,

Keywords: peritoneal carcinomatosis, neuroendocrine, bowel obstruction,

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