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#238 Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRNT) in Patients with Metastasized Neuroendocrine Tumor Having Single or Non-functional Kidney - Is it Safe?
Introduction: Nephrotoxicity is one of the primary concerns in PRRNT of metastasized neuroendocrine tumors (NET).
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Vikas Prasad
#239 CK 19 Expression in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors as Negative Prognostic Factor and a Risk Factor for Metastases
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) of the pancreas are slow growing neoplasms, but they can metastasize after many years after surgery.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Larisa Gurevich
#437 mTOR Expression in Primary Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors and their Metastases
Introduction: The mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR), an important regulator of cell proliferation and invasion, is activated in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs). Information on detailed expression of mTOR in locally advanced or metastatic PNET is poorly described.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof Vera Delektorskaya
Authors: Kozlov N, Pavlovskaya A, ...
#754 Effect of Dacarbazine Chemotherapy in Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Streptozocin-based chemotherapies are widely used in pancreatic NEN. Dacarbazine (DTIC) (650mg/m2 every four weeks) can easily be applied in an outpatient setting, but data on efficacy are limited.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Dr Daniela Mueller
Authors: Mueller D, Krug S, Majumder M, Gress T, ...
Keywords: NEN, DTIC, MGMT
#843 Lymph Node Involvement to Predict Survival in Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Tumors – A Single Center Experience
Introduction: Typical (TC) and Atypical carcinoid (AC) tumors are well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors of the lung.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: Dr Vanessa E Clay
Authors: Clay V E, Stein R, Piarino E, Lam D, ...
Keywords: lung
#1102 First-Line Chemotherapy in Patients with Metastatic Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma (GEP-NEC): A Retrospective Analysis
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasia (GEP-NENs) are divided on the basis of Ki67 status into G1-G2 neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) (Ki67 <20%) and neuroendocrine carcinoma (NECs) (Ki67 >20% ). NEC patients generally have a poor prognosis and the first choice treatment is chemotherapy.A cisplatin/etoposide combination is often used as NECs are considered clinically similar to small cell lung cancer (SCLC), but no literature data is available. There is some evidence to suggest that carboplatin may also be effective in metastatic SCLC.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Dr. Alberto Bongiovanni
Keywords: GEP-NEC, chemotherapy
#1429 Evaluate the Accuracy of Pathological Diagnosis on Biopsy Specimens from Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine neoplasms (GI-NENs) is a highly heterogeneous tumor. The accuracy of pathological diagnosis on the biopsy is crucial for GI-NENs but rarely investigated
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Doctor Li Sun
Authors: Sun L, Li S, Li J, Lu M, ...
#16 Endoglin as indicator of metastatic neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas are rare, highly vascularized tumors. Endoglin, a Transforming Growth Factor-β co-receptor, is a marker for angiogenic endothelial cells. Angiogenesis is required for tumor progression and the development of metastases. Recently, endoglin expression was found to be a prognostic marker in pancreatic carcinomas. However, the role of endoglin in neuroendocrine pancreatic tumors has so far not been studied.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Patricia Kuiper
#17 Diagnostic efficacy of the secretin stimulation test for the Zollinger-Ellison syndrome: an intra-individual comparison using different dosages in patients and controls
Introduction: The diagnosis of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is suspected in patients with symptoms of gastric acid hypersecretion, i.e., peptic ulcer disease, malabsorption or diarrhea, or with elevated fasting serum gastrin levels. However, symptoms can be masked by the use of proton pump inhibitors and fasting serum gastrin values are not always conclusive. Therefore, the secretin stimulation test is advocated as the principal diagnostic tool to identify the Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Patricia Kuiper
#19 Antitumor activity of Pasireotide (SOM230) alone and in combination with Everolimus (RAD001) in DU-145 human prostate cancer model
Introduction: Pasireotide (SOM230) is a novel multi-receptor ligand somatostatin analogue with high affinity for somatostatin receptor subtypes sst1,2,3 and sst5. Like octreotide, which binds primarily to sst2, it inhibits hypersecretion of hormones from patients with functional pituitary tumors and gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine (GEP/NET) tumors. In addition, tumor shrinkage has been observed with both compounds in patients with acromegaly, Cushing’s disease and GEP/NETs, but its tumor-reducing mechanism of action has so far not been revealed. In patients with breast and liver cancer, octreotide had little or no antitumor activity.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr. Herbert A. Schmid
Authors: Schmid H A, Chiara L, Nuciforo P, ...