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4 results for "Bellini".
#506 Paraneoplastic Neurological Syndrome in a Patient with a Pancreatic Well-Differentiated Endocrine Tumor
Introduction: Few studies report the association of neurological syndromes with a carcinoid, the majority being small-cell lung cancer.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Maria Pia Brizzi
#431 Everolimus Controlled Resistant Hypoglycemia in Malignant Insulinoma
Introduction: A pancreatic neuroendocrine carcinoma with liver metastases was diagnosed on July 2006 in a 65-year-old man. He was treated with octreotide LAR 30 mg for three years. At liver progression he was enrolled in a multicenter Italian trial titled “XELBEVOCT” with Bevacizumab + Metronomic Capecitabine + Octreotide LAR 30 mg. After seven months, the patient exhibited severe hypoglycemic syndrome with HGT serum levels<30 mg/dl, insulin 150 microUI/ml, and C-peptide at upper normal limits. Endocrinologist prescribed prednisone, diazoxide and recombinant glucagon for hypoglicemic crisis, with little benefit. In March 2010, the patient was given radio-labelled Lu-177-OCTREOTATE treatment. After three cycles, hypoglicemic symptoms were still uncontrolled. CT scan showed stable disease.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Anna Ferrero
Authors: Ferrero A, Bellini E, Brizzi M P, Pia A, ...
#745 Surgery after Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) for Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) with Metastatic Abdominal Localizations.
Introduction: There are only few case reports about surgery in patients affected by gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (GEP-NET) patients previously underwent peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT).
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: MD Emilio Bertani
#1238 Use of Everolimus in a Patient with Metastatic Bronchial Carcinoid Receiving Hemodialysis.
Introduction: Renal impairment may alter the normal pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic behavior of chemotherapy drugs, thus increasing the risk of side effects. Everolimus was reported to have anti-tumor activity in bronchial neuroendocrine tumors (NET). Safety and toxicity profile of everolimus has been provided in hemodialyzed patients with renal cell carcinoma. Only a report describes the effect of everolimus in a patient with metastatic ileac carcinoid in hemodialysis.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Maria Pia Brizzi