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6 results for "Nilo".
#40 Clinical and prognostic implications of the genetic diagnosis of hereditary NET syndromes in asymptomatic patients
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are rare neoplasms, heterogeneous, and with variable biological behavior. NETs can be sporadic or they can arise in complex endocrine hereditary syndromes such as Multiple Endocrine Neoplasias (MEN), Familial Paragangliomatosis (FPGL), Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), von Hippel-Lindau Disease (VHL), Tuberous Sclerosis (TSC) and Carney Complex (CC). By performing genetic screening, patients with hereditary NETs can be identified before the development of tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Antongiulio Faggiano
#76 Role of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography in the differential diagnosis of the pancreatic and hepatic lesions
Introduction: Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) is a new promising tool for the characterization of pancreatic lesions. This technique allows for highlighting the micro-vascularization of a lesion, especially with the use of second generation contrast media, characterized by harmonic responses at low acoustic pressures. Pancreatic endocrine tumors (PET)s were reported to have a peculiar behavior at CEUS, consisting of a higher enhancement compared to normal pancreas in the arterial phase and a rapid washout.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Francesco Milone
#1835 A Prospective Service Evaluation of Systematic Gastroenterological Assessment and Management on Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumours in South East Wales
Introduction: Patients with NETs can experience gastrointestinal(GI) symptoms including diarrhoea, steatorrhoea and urgency.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: Dr Mohid Khan
#2029 Prognostic Factors of Pulmonary Carcinoid Tumors
Introduction: Pulmonary carcinoids (PC) are rare malignant neoplasms that account for approximately 1% of all lung cancers. PCs are classified by histological criteria as either typical (TC) or atypical (AC). Histological subtype is the most studied prognostic factor.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MSc Tiina Vesterinen
#926 Transarterial (Chemo)embolization for Patients with Liver Metastasis of Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) are slowly growing tumors with an indolent course. NETs often present with liver metastasis, and most of these tumors are inoperable at the time of presentation. Transarterial (chemo)embolization [TA(C)E] is widely available to manage liver metastasis of NET.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Hiroyuki Okuyama
#994 Predictive Biomarkers of Response in Patients with Extrapulmonary Neuroendocrine Tumors (EPNET) Treated with Platin-based Chemotherapy
Introduction: EPNET, particularly advanced and Grade 3 (G3) tumors are often treated with chemotherapy. While many patients experience tumor response, those rarely live for more than two years. Predictive markers could potentially help us to tailor the best treatment for these patients (pts).
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD Juliana F Rego