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71 results for "Faris".
#1006 The Use of Endoluminal Stents to Overcome Vascular Obstruction Arising from Mesenteric and Retroperitoneal Neuroendocrine Metastases
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NET) often metastasise to lymph nodes. Nodal metastases from neuroendocrine tumors in the distal small intestine commonly (>50%) develop in the mesentery and are often centred at the mesenteric root surrounding the major vessels supplying the bowel. Compression of these vessels, by the nodes or associated fibrosis, can lead to severe symptoms such as pain (secondary to bowel ischaemia ), ascites (from superior mesenteric vein obstruction) and bowel perforation. In view of the often indolent nature of GEP-NET, symptoms from lymph node masses can persist for years, causing significant morbidity and early mortality.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr Alan Anthoney
#1113 A Novel Approach for a Metastatic Gut-Derived Neuroendocrine Tumour: Simultaenous Intestinal and Vascularised Sentinel Forearm Flap Transplantation
Introduction: Non-resectable tumours involving the mesenteric root are an indication for intestinal and multivisceral transplantation (MVT). Vascularised sentinel forearm flaps (VSFF) offer possibilities for monitoring graft rejection and tailoring immunosuppression (IS) regimens.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Ashley Clift
Authors: Clift A, Giele H, Vrakas G, Reddy S, ...
#1558 Multivisceral Transplantation and Vascularised Sentinel Forearm Flap for a Metastatic Gut-Derived Neuroendocrine Tumour: Follow-up
Introduction: We previously reported the first documented case of a novel approach in a patient with extensive mesenteric metastases from a small bowel (SB) NET: this combined multivisceral transplantation (MVT) and a vascularised sentinel forearm flap (VSFF) from the same donor.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Ashley Clift
Authors: Clift A, Giele H, Vrakas G, Reddy S, ...
#1816 Multivisceral Transplantation and Vascularised Sentinel Forearm Flap for a Metastatic Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumour: Update on Follow-Up
Introduction: We previously reported the first documented case of a novel approach in a patient with extensive mesenteric metastases from a small bowel neuroendocrine tumour (SBNET): this combined multivisceral transplantation (MVT) and a vascularised sentinel forearm flap (VSFF) from the same donor.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Anna Malczewska
Authors: Frilling A, Giele H, Vrakas G, Reddy S, ...
#646 Immunohistochemical (IHC) and Cytogenetic Approach for Improving Diagnosis and Therapy of Ewing Sarcoma (ES)/pPNET Arising in the Ileocecal Region
Introduction: ES/pPNET primary to the ileocecal region (IpPNET) have been rarely reported on and show close similarities in histology and clinical presentation with small round blue cell tumors. The EWS gene is fused to four members of the ETS family.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Md, PhD Massimo Milione
Keywords: EWS, pPnet, FEV
#1286 A Comparative Analysis of Ki67 Index of the High Grade Neuroendocrine Neoplasms Arising in the Gastrointestinal Tract and the Pancreas
Introduction: A common classification has been used for NET in gastrointestinal tract (GI-NET) and pancreas (P-NET), but heterogeneity has been reported in high grade tumors; well-differentiated G3 (WDG3), poorly differentiated NEC (NEC), and mixed adenoneuroendocrine carcinoma (MANEC).
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Atsuko Kasajima
#55 Metronomic combination therapy including temozolamide, bevacizumab and somatostatin analogue for the treatment of malignant gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: Malignant gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEPNETS), mainly carcinoids, are not considered to be particularly chemotherapy-sensitive to conventional chemotherapeutic schemes. Long-standing evidence suggests these tumors to be highly vascularised and responsive to antiangiogenic strategies. Newest reports demonstrate benefit by the use of temozolamide, an oral alkylating agent similar to intravenous dacarbazine. The DNA repair enzyme O6-alkylguanine–DNA alkyltransferase (AGAT) confers cancer cell resistance to O6-alkylating agents such as temozolamide through its ability to remove methyl/alkyl groups from the O6-position of guanine, thus correcting drug-induced DNA damage.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: DR Anna Koumarianou
#114 Downstaging of a gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor after combination therapy of temozolomide, Bevacizumab and long-acting somatostatin analogs
Introduction: Patients with gastroenteropancreatic endocrine (GEP) tumors and progressive disease have been treated with several chemotherapeutic regimens with variable responses and considerable toxicity. Recent studies have shown that GEP tumors may respond to therapy with anti-angiogenic agents, mainly as a result of their increased vascularity.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Stavroula Antoniou
#339 Focal Nesidioblastosis in an Adult
Introduction: Nesidioblastosis is an uncommon cause of persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia (PHH) in adults. Although it is well-described in infants, the pathophysiology in adults is poorly understood.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof.Dr. Zafer N Canturk
Authors: Simsek T, Utkan Z, Canturk Z, Canturk Z, ...
#274 An Unexpected Diagnosis
Introduction: Paragangliomas (PGL) are defined as rare tumors arising from extra-adrenal sympathetic and parasympathetic paraganglia and malignant paragangliomas are defined by the presence of metastases.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr.ssa Chiara Martini
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