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10 results for "Carratù".
#528 Trans-Arterial Embolization (TAE) is the Best Locoregional Treatment Option for Patients with Liver Metastases from Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Trans-arterial embolization (TAE) and chemoembolization (TACE) have been shown to be effective in patients (pts) with liver metastases (LM) from gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (GEP NET). TAE and TACE goal is to reduce blood flow to the tumor resulting in ischemia and necrosi.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Michela Del Prete
Keywords: TAE, TACE, NET
#540 Diagnositc and Prognostic Role of 68GA-DOTATATE PET in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Octreoscan (OS) is currently the gold standard for diagnosis of somatostatin receptor positive NET but it is limited by a lower spatial resolution and physiological uptake noises. DOTATATE is a somatostatin analogue, radiolabelled with 68Ga and adapted for PET imaging.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: DR Francesca Marciello
#541 Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS) is a Helpful Tool to Predict the Effectiveness of Somatostatin Analogues in Patients with Liver Metastases From Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) allows characterization of the micro-vascularization of tumor lesions. Liver metastases (LM) from neuroendocrine tumors (NET) show a typical pattern on CEUS, consistent with a rapid, intense and homogeneous enhancement (hypervascular pattern) in the arterial phase.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Valeria Ramundo
#586 A Single-Center, Open-Label, Phase II, Proof-of-Concept Study with Pasireotide LAR in patients with progressive medullary thyroid cancer (MTC): preliminary data
Introduction: MTC is a well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumor in which somatostatin receptor (sst) expression is higher for sst1 and sst5 than for sst2.
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Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Antongiulio Faggiano
#724 Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasonography (CEUS) Reliably Predicts Tumor Progression in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) exhibit a typical vascular pattern in the arterial phase on CEUS. The role of CEUS in the prognostic evaluation of pancreatic NET (pNET) has been poorly investigated.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Michela Del Prete
#747 A Single-Center, Open-Label, Phase II, Proof-of-Concept Study with Pasireotide LAR in Patients with Progressive Medullary Thyroid Cancer (MTC): Preliminary Data
Introduction: MTC is a well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumor in which somatostatin receptor (sst) expression is higher for sst1 and sst5 than for sst2. This may explain why the available sst2–selective analogues do not work in these patients and why pasireotide (SOM230), a novel, multi-receptor targeted somatostatin analogue with high-binding affinity for sst1, 2, 3 and sst5 could be effective.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: Valeria Ramundo
#901 Impact of Long-Acting Octreotide in Patients with Early-Stage MEN1-Related Duodeno-Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Somatostatin analogues (SSA) represent one of the main therapeutic options in patients affected by functioning well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). There are no studies specifically focusing on NETs associated with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1 (MEN1).
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: MD Valeria Ramundo
#904 Role of Metformin on Recurrence-Free Survival (RFS) in Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET)
Introduction: Recent data suggest metformin (Met) has antineoplastic properties in different type of cancer. Effects of Met have never been investigated in NET.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Francesca Marciello
#972 Anti-Tumor Efficacy of Somatostatin Analogues (SSAs) in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) According to Ki-67 Score: A Multicentric Study From ELIOS (Educational Learning Investigational Observational Study)
Introduction: SSAs have been demonstrated to have antiproliferative effects in ileal NETs. The 2010 WHO NET classification provides a grading score which can be helpful in predicting tumor response to SSA.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Antongiulio Faggiano
Keywords: NET, SSA, G1, G2, WHO classification
#1187 High-Dose Treatment with Somatostatin Analogs in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Somatostatin analogs (SSA) effectively control symptoms in neuroendocrine tumours (NET), besides showing antiproliferative activity. In progressive or metastatic NET, increasing SSA dose or shortening the dosing interval are common clinical practice, though empirical.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: MD Roberta Modica