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3 results for "ACTH precursors".
#1078 Somatostatin Responsive ACTH and Precursor Excess in a Midgut Mesentery NET
Introduction: ACTH production from a midgut mesentery NET is extremely rare (1). A 62y old woman presented with hypokalaemia (2mmol/L) and hyperpigmentation, 11y after surgery of a pT3N1Mx non-functional G1 NET with SRS positive, non-resectable but stable, residual mass encasing mesenteric vessels. Serum cortisol (3261 nmol/L), ACTH (796 ng/L), CgA (530 pmol/L) and urine total cortisol metabolites (33920 µg/24h) including 14 sub-products indicated change of biological behaviour into a functioning NET. Pituitary or pulmonary sources were excluded
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Dr., Ass Prof. Martin O. Weickert
#3049 Organoid Models of Neuroendocrine Cell Growth and Tumorigenesis
Introduction: A paucity of in vitro and in vivo models has limited the study of Neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs). Moreover, little is known about normal neuroendocrine (NE) cells and how they contribute to NEN formation.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: PhD Talya Dayton
#239 CK 19 Expression in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors as Negative Prognostic Factor and a Risk Factor for Metastases
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) of the pancreas are slow growing neoplasms, but they can metastasize after many years after surgery.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Larisa Gurevich