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#2212 A Rare Case of Paraneoplastic Hypercalcemia Secondary to a Neuroendocrine Pancreatic Tumour (pNET).
Introduction: Paraneoplastic hypercalcemia (HC) is a well-described affection in literature. It can relay on several mechanisms among with bone osteolysis, Parathormone (PTH) related peptide (rp) production, primary hyperparathyroidism, and Calcitriol (CT) secretion. CT secretion-mediated HC is more frequently observed among lymphomas and has only been once reported in pNET.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Dr. Aïmen Belaïd
Authors: Belaïd A, Dhenin A, Jopart P, Seront E, ...
#78 The diagnostic and prognostic value of elevated proGRP levels in well- and moderately differentiated neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: Chromogranin A (CgA) is the most frequently used marker in well- (grade 1) and moderately (grade 2) differentiated NETs. Although CgA is a more sensitive marker than the 5-HIAA, which was widely used until the last decade, CgA has some limitations. False-positively elevated CgA may occur in renal impairment, atrophic gastritis and during treatment of proton-pump inhibitors. Progastrin-releasing peptide (proGRP) was recently reported as a promising tumor marker for small cell lung cancer. Limited data suggests that ProGRP may be a potential tumor marker in NE tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Msc Catharina M Korse