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#410 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Retrospective Analysis Of 44 Cases
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are heterogeneous neoplasms. Pancreatic NETs (pNETs) have a broad spectrum of features. Bioamines and peptides production distinguish functional from nonfunctional tumors.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Mr. Pedro Marques
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#1143 Ectopic Cushing’s Syndrome (ECS) in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: Ectopic Cushing syndrome (ECS) has been described in patients with neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs)
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: MD Krystallenia Alexandraki
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Keywords: ECS
#1218 Everolimus (EVE) for Advanced, Progressive Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (pNET): Final Overall Survival (OS) from a Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo (PBO)-Controlled, Multicenter Phase 3 RADIANT-3 Study
Introduction: EVE showed a significant improvement of 6.4 mo in median progression-free survival (PFS) vs PBO (HR 0.35, 95% CI 0.27-0.45; P<0.001) in patients (pts) with pNET in RADIANT-3.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: MD James C Yao
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Keywords: everolimus, pNET, OS
#1399 High Grade Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP-NET). Instituto Oncologico Nacional. Panama City, Panama. 2004-2015
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) are relatively rare and complex neoplasms that present many clinical challenges. High grade at diagnosis is an adverse prognostic factor
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: MD Joel Moreno-Ríos
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#1495 Everolimus for Advanced, Progressive, Nonfunctional Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET) of the Gastrointestinal (GI) Tract: Efficacy and Safety from a RADIANT-4 Subgroup Analysis
Introduction: Everolimus (EVE) demonstrated progression-free survival (PFS) benefit of 7.1 months compared to placebo in the phase 3 RADIANT-4 study in patients (pts) with advanced, well-differentiated, progressive, nonfunctional NET.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: Simron Singh
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#19 Antitumor activity of Pasireotide (SOM230) alone and in combination with Everolimus (RAD001) in DU-145 human prostate cancer model
Introduction: Pasireotide (SOM230) is a novel multi-receptor ligand somatostatin analogue with high affinity for somatostatin receptor subtypes sst1,2,3 and sst5. Like octreotide, which binds primarily to sst2, it inhibits hypersecretion of hormones from patients with functional pituitary tumors and gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine (GEP/NET) tumors. In addition, tumor shrinkage has been observed with both compounds in patients with acromegaly, Cushing’s disease and GEP/NETs, but its tumor-reducing mechanism of action has so far not been revealed. In patients with breast and liver cancer, octreotide had little or no antitumor activity.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr. Herbert A. Schmid
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#26 Molecular imaging of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours with Ga-68 DOTANOC PET/CT and correlation with an immunhistochemical quantification of somatostatin receptors using novel monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies
Introduction: Receptor PET/CT with somatostatin analogues marked with Gallium-68 (SMS-R-PET/CT) is currently the golden standard in diagnosing gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NET), which are known for an overexpression of somatostatin receptors (SSTRs).
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Daniel Kaemmerer
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#30 Diffuse Idiopathic Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia
Introduction: Normal adult lungs contain scattered pulmonary neuroendocrine cells (PNEC). Reactive PNEC hyperplasia is commonly observed in persons who live at high altitude, in cigarette smokers, and in numerous lung diseases. Diffuse Idiopathic Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia (DIPNECH) is a rare entity in which PNEC hyperplasia appears without predisposing conditions. According to the 1999 WHO lung tumor classification, DIPNECH is thought to be primarily a neuroendocrine proliferative process, which can be associated with carcinoid tumors and with a clinical picture of constrictive obliterative bronchiolitis. To date, available data regarding the treatment and the prognosis of this rare condition is limited.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Simona Grozinsky-Glasberg
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#31 Patterns and predictors of failure after curative resections of pancreatic endocrine carcinoma
Introduction: Pancreatic endocrine carcinomas (PECs) are generally associated with a good prognosis, above all after radical resection. In other pancreatic malignancies, predictors of failure and the role of lymph node ratio (LNR) are well-known, but prognostic factors and the value of LNR, as well as patterns of recurrence after surgery for PEC has never been investigated.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Massimo Falconi
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#58 Surgical approaches in 84 patients with insulinomas in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1)
Introduction: Management of insulinomas in the setting of Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) remains controversial.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Delphine Vezzosi
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