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16 results for "Gatta".
#66 Adrenocortical cancer: a therapeutic approach with everolimus (RAD001)
Introduction: Adrenocortical cancer (ACC) is a rare disease with very poor outcome. ACC responds poorly to standard chemotherapy. Mitotane, used as adjuvant therapy to surgery, prolongs recurrence-free survival, but the response is limited to 23% of patients and resistance occurs in the majority of patients (1). There is no curative therapy for ACC. Pre-clinical studies have shown involvement of both IGF-2/IGF-1R and Akt/mTOR pathways in ACC, and IGF-1R and mTOR inhibitors inhibited cell proliferation of human adrenocortical carcinoma cell lines in vitro (2,3,4).
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Maria Gueorguiev
#230 Long-term Follow-up of Tissue Valve Prostheses in Carcinoid Heart Disease
Introduction: Development of carcinoid heart disease (CHD) increases morbidity and mortality. Cardiac valve replacement surgery improves functional class, but tissue prosthesis degeneration can occur early in CHD.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Daniel S Knight
#288 An Observational Registry Collecting Data on Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Patients (GEP-NET Registry) in the Middle East and Asia
Introduction: NET awareness is low in the Middle East and Asia. This registry of GEP NET patients will capture reported outcomes from physicians in clinical practice who treat patients with GEP NET.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Donald YewHee Poon
#1189 European Information Network on Rare Cancers (RARECAREnet)
Introduction: NETs are considered as a rare cancer. Because of the complexity and the different disciplines involved, a multidisciplinary approach is desirable. The referral to centres of expertise (CoE) is indicated as the optimal strategy for effective management.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MSc. Jan Maarten Van der Zwan
Keywords: Registry
#2700 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms and Liver Metastases: When Size Matters
Introduction: Small non-functioning pNENs are low grade indolent tumors, however distant metastases have also been documented in this subset of patients
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Surgical treatment and Ablative Therapies
Presenting Author: MD Michela Monteleone
#2716 Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of the Upper Urinary Tract: A Case Report
Introduction: There are no dedicated guidelines for treatment of urothelial NEC given disease rarity. An aggressive approach, including neoadjuvant cisplatin-based chemotherapy + nephroureterectomy and adjuvant platinum-based chemotherapy, is recommended.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Dr Roberta Elisa Rossi
#2784 Predictive Factors of Tumor Recurrence after Radical Surgery for Gastro-Entero-Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (GEP-NENs): Identification of High-Risk Subgroups
Introduction: There is no proven role for adjuvant medical therapy after curative surgery (R0) for GEP-NENs.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Roberta Elisa Rossi
#2841 Novelties in Primary and Metastatic GEP-NENs Clinical Outcome Investigation
Introduction: Gastro-entero-pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEP-NENs) WHO classification, using strict cut-offs, should reflect their biological features. In real world, strict cut-offs not adequately segregate prognostic groups, in particular on metastasis (M).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Pathology - grading, staging
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Massimo Milione
#2863 Introduction of Dosimetry on PRRT Practice. A Useful Tool to Detect Responders and Evaluate Treatment Safety
Introduction: PRRT is a recognized salvage option for G1-G2 GEPNET. Currently, the Italian protocol (Lutathera AIFA Guidelines) consists in four fixed-dose of 177 Lu-DOTATATE. The dosimetry has recently been recognized as an important tool to guide PRRT but is not yet part of routine practice.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: MD Federica Scalorbi
#415 Bevacizumab Plus Octreotide and Metronomic Capecitabine in Patients with Metastatic Well-to-Moderately Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors. The XELBEVOCT Multicenter Phase II Study
Introduction: A phase II study was designed to assess the activity and safety of metronomic oral capecitabine, bevacizumab, and octreotide (Xelbevoct) in metastatic well-to-moderately differentiated neuroendocrine neoplasms (WMD-NEN). We also assessed the predictive role for progression free survival (PFS) of hypertension, proteinuria and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) polymorphisms and the predictive role of vitamin D on proteinuria and PFS.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Maria Pia Brizzi
Keywords: bevacizumab