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#1756 Somatostatin Analogs in Patients with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 and Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome: Efficacy and Safety
Introduction: Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (ZES) can cause severe complications. In multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) related ZES, surgery has a controversial role and proton pump inhibitors (PPI) are usually first-line therapy, although some concerns regarding long-term use. Somatostatin analogs (SSA) both reduce hypergastrinemia and have an antiproliferative role.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: MD Roberta Modica
#1758 Efficacy and Safety of Low Dose Vandetanib in Metastatic Medullary Thyroid Cancer
Introduction: Medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) is an aggressive thyroid malignancy. Vandetanib is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor approved for locally advanced or metastatic MTC, administered orally 300 mg/daily. Diarrhea, hypertension and QT prolongation are common side effects and may require withdrawal or dose reduction.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: MD Roberta Modica
#1770 Cytokines as Predictive Factors of Response to Somatostatin Analogues in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumour
Introduction: The somatostatin analogues are a major therapeutic advance in neuroendocrine tumor (NET) treatment and have multiple modulatory effects on the immune system.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Concetta Sciammarella
#2132 Survival and Prognosis in Patients with Duodeno-Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 Syndrome
Introduction: Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) is an inherited syndrome, affecting multiple endocrine glands. Duodeno-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (DP-NET) represent the most frequent type of NET in MEN1. Their prognosis and treatment strategy is debated.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD Roberta Modica