Introduction: Carcinoid crisis is a life threatening endocrine emergency. Somatostatin analogues (SSA) are recommended as prophylactic administration before invasive procedures. It remains unclear whether there is an optimal dose of prophylactic somatostatin analogue therapy in the peri-operative period.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Deborah Pitfield