2 results for "Bogaerts".
Introduction: There is a growing need to identify PRRT-responders on an early time point during therapy.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Sofie Van Binnebeek
Introduction: Gastrinomas represent a rare group of neuroendocrine tumors usually located in the duodenum or pancreas. They secrete gastrin, which is responsible for the clinical picture of severe acid-related peptic disease and diarrhea, known as the Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (ZES). While symptomatic control may be achieved with proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) and somatostatin analogues (SSAs) treatment, little data is known regarding the possible anti-tumor effect of the peptide receptor radioligand therapy (PRRT) in gastrinoma patients.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Presenting Author: Dr. Simona Grozinsky-Glasberg