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5 results for "El-Khouly".
#243 Morbidity and Mortality Associated with Desmoplasia in Midgut Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs)
Introduction: The clinical course of midgut NETs may be heavily complicated by problems related to mesenteric desmoplasia, causing symptoms secondary to mesenteric artery/vein occlusion and bowel obstruction.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Fatima El-Khouly
#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
#251 Ki-67 is a Better Prognostic Marker than Mitotic Count in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: The recent classification system proposed by ENETS assigns grade by Ki-67 index +/- mitotic count. It has been adopted into routine practice but there is limited data on the relationship between them.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Mohid S Khan
#252 Y90-DOTATATE in Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs): Survival Following Different Indications for Treatment
Introduction: Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) is an increasingly used treatment for GEP -NETs but there is limited data on indications, efficacy and survival.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Mohid S Khan
#258 Diagnosis and Management of Thymic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Case Series Review
Introduction: Thymic neuroendocrine tumors (TNET) represent rare types of thymic tumors with an incidence of 0.01/100000 per year. They commonly show rapid disease progression and are rarely curable.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Christos Toumpanakis