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66 results for "Eller Vainicher".
#272 Plasma Chromogranin A in Patients with MEN I and Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors
Introduction: Circulating chromogranin A(CgA) is considered a useful marker for gastroenteropancreatic endocrine tumors. Data on its pattern in MEN-1 patients with non-functioning pancreatic tumors(NFPT) are scant.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Roberta E Rossi
#16 Endoglin as indicator of metastatic neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas are rare, highly vascularized tumors. Endoglin, a Transforming Growth Factor-β co-receptor, is a marker for angiogenic endothelial cells. Angiogenesis is required for tumor progression and the development of metastases. Recently, endoglin expression was found to be a prognostic marker in pancreatic carcinomas. However, the role of endoglin in neuroendocrine pancreatic tumors has so far not been studied.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Patricia Kuiper
#21 Peptide Receptor Radioligand Therapy (PRRT) is an Effective Treatment for the Long-Term Stabilization of Malignant Gastrinomas
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)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Simona Grozinsky-Glasberg
#101 Chronic Complications of Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT)- A Single Center Experience
Introduction: In the last decade, a new treatment modality, peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PPRT), has been introduced for gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (GEPNET) patients with non-resectable or progressive disease. PRRT has been associated with several complications, including bone marrow suppression, renal toxicity and hepatic damage.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Merav Fraenkel
#109 Transarterial chemoebolization (TACE) of liver metastases derived from neuroendocrine tumors is an effective treatment only in patients with low or mediate hepatic tumor burden
Introduction: The onset of metastases in patients with neuroendocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal tract (GEP-NET) represents a negative predictor of survival and tumor-associated complications. Thereby, most of these patients develop liver metastases during their disease. Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) has been shown before to be an effective and safe treatment of liver metastases. However, the optimal time point in treatment of liver metastases has not yet been determined, especially in patients with non-functional GEP-NET.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Anja Rinke
Authors: Rinke A, König A, Müller D, König U, ...
#534 Effect of Dacarbazine Chemotherapy in Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Despite encouraging results of streptozocin combinations in patients with metastatic endocrine pancreatic tumors, this treatment modality consists of a five-day cycle and can cause renal insufficiency. Dacarbazine (DTIC) (650mg/m2 every four weeks) can easily be applied in an outpatient setting, but data on efficacy are limited.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Daniela Müller
Authors: Müller D, Rinke A, Gress T, ...
#682 Neuroendocrine Tumors, Searching for New Prognostic Biomarkers
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) of the digestive system were once considered relatively rare, however, the incidence is increasing. New prognostic biomarkers are needed for assessment of tumor behavior to inform patient treatment and improve outcome. The proliferation marker, Ki-67, is used for NET grading. Although classified as low grade, some tumors actually develop metastases.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Helen Miller
#690 Primary Lymph Node Gastrinoma or Metastatic Gastrinoma with Unidentified Primary Tumor Site?
Introduction: The existence of primary lymph node gastrinoma remains controversial.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Helen Miller
#691 Pancreatic Focal Alpha Cell Hyperplasia with Hyperglucagonaemia without the Glucagonoma Syndrome
Introduction: Pancreatic alpha cell hyperplasia and hyperglucagonaemia without the glucagonoma syndrome is a rare clinical syndrome not widely recognised. Here we describe a novel mutation in the glucagon receptor gene (GCGR) in a patient with the disease.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Helen Miller
Authors: Miller H, Baird D, Kidd M, Cohen P, ...
#711 Risk of Recurrence in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors After R0-Resection
Introduction: Operative treatment with curative intention is still the corner stone of all recommendations. Risk of recurrence and time frame for follow-up is not well-defined.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: Dr Anja Rinke
Keywords: NEN, recurrence, grade, stage
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