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12 results for "Piacentini".
#135 The importance of endoscopic ultrasound in detecting recurrent gastrinoma in a case of MEN 1
Introduction: Approximately 25-30% of patients have gastrinomas as part of the inherited syndrome Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia 1 (MEN 1). Gastrinomas occur in the pancreas, duodenum or peripancreatic lymph nodes. Diagnosis is made by clinical history, gastroscopy, and measurement of serum gastrin, gastric juice pH, CT scan, endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) and somatostatin receptor scintigraphy (SRS). Localization of gastrinomas in patients with MEN 1 is challenging due to their small size, frequent duodenal location, and multiplicity.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof. Laura De Marinis
#547 Insulin Autoimmune Syndrome Mimicking Insulinoma: A Challenging Diagnosis
Introduction: Insulin autoimmune syndrome (IAS) is a rare condition characterized by hypoglycemia due to autoantibodies against endogenous insulin. It is correlated, in approximately 50% of cases, to specific drugs intake. Hypoglycemia occurs typically during the late post-prandial period.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof Laura De Marinis
#760 Intraoperative Gamma Probe Detection of Metastatic Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma (MTC) with 111In-Pentetreotide
Introduction: MTC is a rare thyroid malignancy representing approximately 5-10% of all thyroid tumors. Early diagnosis and radical surgery are essential to reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with MTC. Somatostatin receptors (SSTRs) expression has been described in MTC with a variable pattern, SSTR2 being prevalent. Although somatostatin analogues demonstrated poor efficacy in the control of MTC growth, SSTR expression can be useful in Nuclear Medicine diagnostic procedures. 111In-pentetreotide scintigraphy and 68Ga-somatostatin analogues PET-CT represent valuable techniques in the detection of MTC, although with a lower sensitivity compared to 18F-DOPA PET-CT.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: Laura De Marinis
Keywords: mtc, srs
#1206 Two Cases of Ectopic ACTH-Secreting Neoplasm of Occult Origin Becoming Overt After Bilateral Adrenalectomy
Introduction: Cushing's syndrome (CS) is an endocrine disorder associated with serious consequences if not adequately treated. Nearly 80% of the cases of endogenous hypercortisolism are adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) dependent, the ACTH source being pituitary in about 70-80% and ectopic in 10-15%. The ACTH source may remain occult in few cases for many years in spite of extensive investigations.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Donato Iacovazzo
#1207 A Novel MEN1 Gene Variant in a Sporadic Case of Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1
Introduction: Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterised by the occurrence of hyperparathyroidism, pituitary adenomas and duodeno-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (NETs). Germline mutations of the MEN1 gene are identified in up to 87% of MEN1 families and 82% of isolated MEN1 cases.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Donato Iacovazzo
#1453 Clinicopathologic Features, Treatments and Survival of Patients with Ectopic Cushing’s Syndrome from Neuroendocrine Tumors: Data from an Italian Multicenter Study
Introduction: Literature on ectopic Cushing syndrome (ECS) and NET is scarce
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Elisa Cosaro
Keywords: Ectopic ACTH
#1522 Non-secreting Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors Co-esistenting with ACTH-dependent Cushing Disease
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNET) occur occasionally as cause of ectopic ACTH-dependent Cushing disease (ECD).
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Sabrina Chiloiro
Keywords: NET
#1907 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in MEN1 Disease: A Monocentrice Longitudinal and Prognostic Study
Introduction: In MEN1+ patients (MEN+), pNETs are considered to be high risk for multiple, malignant and aggressive tumors.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: md Sabrina Chiloiro
Keywords: pNETs, MEN, prognosis
#1913 Un Unusual Tumor Association in Acromegaly
Introduction: Acromegaly is associated with an increased risk for malignancies. Only a case of pseudomyxoma peritonei with ovarian and appendicular sequential tumors in acromegaly was described
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Chiara Bima
#2186 Management of Aggressive Medullary Thyroid Cancer
Introduction: Medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) is a neuroendocrine tumor of the C cells of thyroid gland characterized by significant morbidity.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Chiara Bima
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