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78 results for "Eng Eibak".
#2977 Predicting Survival in Patients with a Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Small Intestine (SI-NET)
Introduction: SI-NET comprise the largest group of neuroendocrine tumors. Because of their heterogeneity, predicting survival has proven challenging. A nomogram (NG) to assess SI-NET disease specific survival (DSS) has been developed in 2010 by Modlin, et al. based on analysis of retrospective data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) database.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD Sonja Levy
Keywords: SI-NET, Nomogram, Survival
#2803 Chromogranin A as a Tumoral Marker for Neuroendocrine Tumors in Chilean Patients: A Case-Control Study
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are highly heterogeneous, serum chromogranin A (CgA) has a 60-100% of sensitivity and 68-100% of specificity with a cutoff value of 108 ng/mL as a marker for diagnosis of NETs.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Matias Munoz Medel
#2811 Improving Diagnosis Times as Part of the Transformation of the South Wales NET Service
Introduction: Transformation of the South Wales NET service in late 2017 introduced new specialised staff, gastroenterology-led clinics and improved MDTs with a particular emphasis on educating referring specialties. This has led to improved overall patient experience, satisfaction and quality of life. NETs are recognised world-wide for their lengthy diagnosis times.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Kapish Amin
#2823 Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy in Rectal Neuroendocrine Tumours
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) arising from the rectum are more common in the Asian population. Current treatment options include somatostatin analogues, chemotherapy, and more recently, peptide-receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT). Peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) has been shown to be effective in the treatment of advanced gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) tumours with minimal adverse effects. Studies have also suggested that rectal NETs show good response to PRRT, better than GEP NETs.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Nuclear Medicine - Imaging and Therapy (PRRT)
Presenting Author: Wei Ying Tham
Authors: Tham W Y, Huang H L, Tai W M D, Yan X S, ...
#2944 Soluble ST2 (sST2) Levels in the Management of Carcinoid Heart Disease in Patients with Neuroendocrine Cancer
Introduction: The identification of a sensitive biomarker to detect the presence and severity of carcinoid heart disease could allow more selective use of clinical and echocardiographic screening. ST2 is a protein belonging to the family of interleukin 1 receptors, present both in the isoform of transmembrane (ST2L) and in the soluble one (sST2). sST2 blocks the anti-inflammatory, anti-hypertrophic, and anti-fibrotic effects of cytokine IL-33 on the myocardium and recent studies have shown that sST2 levels increase in the blood of patients diagnosed with heart failure.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Daniela Maria Cardinale
#2732 Prostate Metastasis of Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma in a Young Patient with MEN2B Syndrome
Introduction: Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia 2B is associated with particularly early onset medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC). Metastatic MTC is the leading cause of early death in MEN2B. The usual sites of metastasis are neck, mediastinum, lung, liver, bone and brain.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Dr Jane Noble
Authors: Noble J, Forde H, Crowley R, ...
#2835 Primary Hepatic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma: Case Report and Literature Review
Introduction: Primary hepatic neuroendocrine carcinoma (PHNEC) is an extremely rare neuroendocrine carcinoma (NEC) that originate from the liver. The diagnosis of PHNEC remains challenging because of its rarity, and its lack of unique clinical features. Available treatment options for PHNEC include surgical resection of the liver tumor(s), radiotherapy, liver transplant, transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE), and administration of somatostatin analogues.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Dr Mohammed Alaeddine Saidi
Authors: Saidi M A, Ghomari S, ...
#2866 Extrahepatic 68Ga-DOTATATE-Avid Tumor Volume and Serum Chromogranin A Predict Short-Term Outcome of 177Lu-DOTATATE in Late-Stage Metastatic Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: 177Lu-DOTATATE is an effective therapy for somatostatin receptor-positive neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Often enough 177Lu-DOTATATE is used as the last treatment resort in advanced NET.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Nuclear Medicine - Imaging and Therapy (PRRT)
Presenting Author: Hong Hong Song
Authors: Song H, Kunz P, Franc B, Moradi F, ...
#2884 An Infectious Diseases Specialist NET Patient Looks at Management of NETs
Introduction: Medical specialties may develop practices minimally influenced by other specialties.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Doctor George Schmid
Authors: Schmid G, ...
#3003 The Proinflammatory Molecule, VAP-1, Is Enriched in the Stroma of Midgut NETs and Plaques of Carcinoid Heart Disease Valves
Introduction: Vascular adhesion protein-1 (VAP-1) is a novel driver of tissue inflammation and fibrosis.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Dr Chris Weston
Authors: Shah T, Sagar V, Neil D, Liu B, ...