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6 results for "Puliafito".
#2960 Epidemiological Characteristics of Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Retrospective Analysis of a Single Centre
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are a small heterogeneous group of cancers, developing from the neuroendocrine system. NETs may include functional or non-functional tumors; moreover, they may be familial and have further associated tumors.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito
#3070 Activity and Safety of Avelumab in Merkel Cell Carcinoma: Our Experience
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is an aggressive neuroendocrine carcinoma of the skin. The use of checkpoint inhibitors has shown good results in the treatment of advanced MCC. Avelumab is a PD-L1 inhibitor able to prevent the inactivation of the T lymphocytes. We report a serie of consecutive MCC cases treated with Avelumab in two centres
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito
Keywords: mcc, avelumab, activity, safety
#1375 Merkel Cell Carcinoma of the Knee Treated with Somatostatin Analogue and Radiotherapy: A Case Report
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare and aggressive primary cutaneous neuroendocrine malignancy. Chemotherapy with cisplatin (CDDP) and etoposide (VP16) is an effective treatment for metastatic MCC.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito
#2151 Therapeutic Efficacy of Platinum/Etoposide Regimens in the Treatment of Advanced Poor Differentiated Neuroendocrine Carcinomas of the Lung: A Retrospective Analysis
Introduction: Advanced neuroendocrine carcinomas (NEC) of the lung are associated with a dismal prognosis and are commonly treated with platinum/etoposide (P/E) regimens. However, few studies evaluated their impact in lung NEC and it is still unclear whether the outcome of such patients (pts) has been improved over the past years (yrs).
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Professor Vincenzo Adamo
#2194 Therapeutic Sequences in Patients with G1-G2 Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs): An Observational, Multicentre, Prospective/Retrospective Study
Introduction: Many different therapies are suggested by guidelines to treat loco-regionally advanced or metastatic G1-G2 neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). However, a precise therapeutic algorithm has not yet been established.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Antongiulio Faggiano
#2232 Role of Interval Reduction of Somatostatin Analogs in Patients with Progressive Neuroendocrine Tumors: Our Experience
Introduction: Interval reduction of somatostatin analogs (SSAs) is a possibly strategy for elderly patients with progressive metastatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Patients with diagnosis of NET are >75 years old in the 25% of cases. No randomized studies are available to evaluate efficacy of this treatment schedule.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito