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25 results for "Kara".
#2204 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Analysis of Prognostic Factors After Surgical Resection in a Single Centre
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNET) are rare, heterogeneous and challenging neoplasms. Surgical resection is the only curative treatment. Recurrence can occur even after years. Diagnosis of malignancy is difficult so further studies are necessary to identify prognostic criteria.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: MD Laia Blanco Cuso
Authors: Blanco L, Dopazo C, Pando E, Caralt M, ...
Keywords: PNETS, Prognosis
#19 Antitumor activity of Pasireotide (SOM230) alone and in combination with Everolimus (RAD001) in DU-145 human prostate cancer model
Introduction: Pasireotide (SOM230) is a novel multi-receptor ligand somatostatin analogue with high affinity for somatostatin receptor subtypes sst1,2,3 and sst5. Like octreotide, which binds primarily to sst2, it inhibits hypersecretion of hormones from patients with functional pituitary tumors and gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine (GEP/NET) tumors. In addition, tumor shrinkage has been observed with both compounds in patients with acromegaly, Cushing’s disease and GEP/NETs, but its tumor-reducing mechanism of action has so far not been revealed. In patients with breast and liver cancer, octreotide had little or no antitumor activity.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr. Herbert A. Schmid
Authors: Schmid H A, Chiara L, Nuciforo P, ...
#111 Atypical lung carcinoid tumor metastatic to endocrine glands and bone marrow
Introduction: Bronchopulmonary neuroendocrine tumors (BP-NETs) comprise 20% of all lung cancers. Typical low grade carcinoid tumors (TC) represent the majority of BP-carcinoids. Intermediate grade atypical carcinoid tumors (AC) are less often encountered but more aggressive. Although metastatic dissemination to mediastinal lymph nodes, liver, skeleton and central nervous system (CNS) is common, involvement of the endocrine glands has rarely been reported.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Vasiliki Daraki
#219 Predictive Factors of Tumor Control in Patients with Well-differentiated Digestive Endocrine Carcinomas (WDEC) Treated with Lanreotide
Introduction: Somatostatin analogues (SSA) are indicated in the control of secretory symptoms of digestive endocrine tumors. The antiproliferative effect of SSA was recently demonstrated (Rinke et al, JCO 2009).
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Pr Philippe Ruszniewski
#270 Insulinoma: A Rare Tumor?
Introduction: Insulinoma, a pancreatic ß-cell tumor, comprises 55% of neuroendocrine tumors with an annual incidence of 3-10/million. 10% are malignant, 10% are multiple and half of them present in MEN-1.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Vasiliki Daraki
#279 Coexistence of a Somatostatin-Producing Carcinoma of Duodenum and a Jejuna Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST) in a Patient with Von Recklinghausen’s Disease
Introduction: Duodenal neuroendocrine tumors comprise 2-3% of all neuroendocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. Coexistence of NF-1, NET and GIST is rare and only five cases have been described in the literature.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Vasiliki Daraki
#368 The Role of Image and Chromogranin A Level at Diagnosis: A Portuguese Review of 19 Patients
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) constitute a heterogeneous group of neoplasms. Biochemical neuroendocrine markers offer high sensitivity in establishing the diagnosis and, if correlated with image assessment, can provide important prognostic information.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Pedro Barata
#395 Outcomes of Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) in North American Cohort of Patients with Metastatic Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors (mNETs)
Introduction: PRRT is an accepted treatment in Europe for patients (pts) with mNETs, but considered investigational in the USA.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Boris Naraev
#401 Status of DNA Repair and Cell Proliferation Markers in High Grade Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of the Uterine Cervix (cNEC) Compared to Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung (SCLC)
Introduction: Most patients (pts) with cNEC are treated with chemotherapy regimens used for SCLC due to both tumors’ histological similarity and aggressive behavior.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Boris Naraev
#402 Single-Center Treatment Outcomes in Patients (pts) with High Grade Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of the Uterine Cervix (cNEC)
Introduction: cNEC is a rare and aggressive cancer; the best treatment is unknown.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Boris Naraev
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