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58 results for "Diarrhoea".
#1331 The Symptoms Experienced by Small Bowel and Pancreatic NET Patients Prior to Diagnosis Do Not Meet the Criteria for a Functional Diarrhoea (IBS-D) Diagnosis
Introduction: Patients with neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) complain of symptoms that may be mistaken for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). There is no clear data if these symptoms overlap with those of IBS or if differentiating symptoms co-exist.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Ron Basuroy
#2063 Interim Analyses LANREL07484: Response to Treatment and Self-Reported Satisfaction in Symtoms in Patients with Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors Treated with Lanreotide Autogel in South Africa
Introduction: An ongoing South African observational study in patients with symptomatic gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NET)
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Monique Nel
#2130 Remote Tracking of Symptoms, QoL and Wellbeing within the New Wales NET Service
Introduction: Patients with NETs have worse health-related quality of life (HRQoL) than the general population.
Technological advances have significantly increased electronic patient-reported outcome (ePRO) data collection capabilities.
There is little longitudinal PRO/ePRO data and limited data on gastrointestinal symptoms, particularly ‘diarrhoea’, in NET patients.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Mark Reynolds
#148 Near-complete regression of liver metastatic lesions in a patient with advanced pancreatic gastrinoma in response to somatostatin analogue therapy following cytoreductive surgery
Introduction: Although the majority of pancreatic NETs present with hepatic metastases, surgery with curative intent should be the first consideration. Cytoreductive surgery by resection of primary and secondary deposits may be of value in achieving local or endocrine symptoms control.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Dorota Dworakowska
Authors: Dworakowska D, Whyte M, Kane P, Patel A, ...
#244 Challenges in the Management of VIPoma Patients
Introduction: VIPomas are a rare neuroendocrine tumor (NET). 90% are pancreatic. 40-70% are metastatic at presentation. The VIPoma syndrome is characterized by secretory diarrhoea, hypokalaemia and achlorhydria.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Fatima El-Khouly
#1178 Treatment Satisfaction, Symptom Control and Quality of Life (QoL) with Lanreotide Autogel (LAN) in NET Patients with Carcinoid Syndrome (CS): Results from the SYMNET Study
Introduction: CS associated with NETs can have a negative impact on patients’ QoL.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Philippe Ruszniewski
Keywords: quality of life
#1248 Case Report of Recurrent VIPoma
Introduction: 51yr presented with 7 month diarrhoea&2 stone weight loss. All tests negative, only abnormality hypokalaemia. FGH profile: VIP raised>400, peptide histidine methionine>1000, GAWK of 250. Diagnosis of VIPoma. CT: 5cm mass tail & body of pancreas, no hepatic or adrenal lesions. Octreotide treatment started. Bowel frequency improved, hypokalaemia corrected. Octreotide scan showed uptake only in pancreas. Patient readmitted 5 months later hypokalaemic myopathy, K 1.7, surgical distal pancreatectomy & splenectomy completed. Histology: NET within pancreas, moderate cellular differentiation, variable mitotic rate.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr Victoria Mulcahy
Authors: Mulcahy V, McStay M, Sizer B, ...
Keywords: VIPoma
#1811 Safety and Tolerability of Lanreotide Autogel/Depot (LAN) in Patients (pts) with Neuroendocrine Tumours (NETs): Pooled Analysis of Clinical Studies
Introduction: Two randomized double-blind (DB) trials demonstrated the efficacy of LAN 120mg/4weeks vs placebo in NETs: PFS improved in metastatic non-functioning intestinal/pancreatic NETs (CLARINET); less rescue medication used for carcinoid syndrome (CS) (ELECT).
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Alexandria T Phan
Keywords: Lanreotide, safety
#2701 Assessing the Gaps in Experience and Knowledge of Australian Primary Health Care Professionals (GPs), in Treating and Caring for the Increasing Number of Australian Neuroendocrine Tumour (NET) Patients
Introduction: Conservatively,the incidence of NETs is 7 / 000' p.a, however,the prevalence of patients living with NETs is higher,40/000',making it the 2nd most common GI malignancy after colorectal cancer.Patients are living longer,however,with impaired quality of life.Management of debilitating symptoms such as diarrhoea,fatigue,anxiety,and flushing are complex and heterogenous.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Trials in Progress/Trials in Concept
Presenting Author: Simone Leyden
Authors: Leyden S, Cummins M, Wakelin K, ...
#2840 A Real-World Study of Patients with Carcinoid Syndrome at King’s College Hospital on Long-Term Telotristat Therapy
Introduction: Telotristat ethyl is a tryptophan hydroxylase inhibitor that has been shown to be effective against symptoms of carcinoid syndrome refractory to standard somatostatin analogue therapy by directly inhibiting serotonin production. While clinical trials have established short-term efficacy of the drug, we report an exploratory real-world study of 15 patients with metastatic neuroendocrine tumours on long-term Telotristat (median duration=8 months).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: Doctor Shweta Hota
Authors: Hota S, Cananea E, Martin W, Clement D, ...