3 results for "Afchain".
Introduction: The treatment for progressive metastatic well-differentiated pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors is based on adriamycin and streptozotocin chemotherapy, which achieves more than 60% tumor regression. However, severe adverse effects are common.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Presenting Author: Doctor Leïla Bengrine-Lefevre
Introduction: Neuroendocrine carcinomas (NEC) of the anus or the rectum are a rare disease, accounting for less than 1% of all digestive malignancies. Most are metastatic at diagnosis and treated with a platinum-based chemotherapy. No guidelines for localized tumors exist.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Dr Bertrand Brieau
Introduction: Neuroendocrine carcinomas (NEC), of the digestive tract are rare and aggressive tumours. In localised disease, the treatment is surgery, followed by administration of adjuvant chemotherapy combining etoposide and platinum salts, justified by the high risk of secondary metastasis. No clinical study has proven the benefit of chemotherapy, and recommendations are based on expert consensus.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Dr Anna Pellat