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17 results for "Radiology".
#2723 Achieving Objective Response in Treatment of Non-Resectable Neuroendocrine Tumors Does Not Predict Longer Time to Progression Compared to Achieving Stable Disease
Introduction: There are several treatment modalities for unresectable neuroendocrine tumors. Traditionally the goal of these treatments are to reduce the tumor load; objective response (OR). Less emphasis has been put on inducing the tumors to stop growing without reduction in total tumor load; stable disease (SD).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: MD Espen Thiis-Evensen
#29 Serum chromogranin A correlation with tumor burden in metastatic small bowel carcinoid patients
Introduction: Patients with neuroendocrine tumors may have clinical courses that range from fairly indolent to more aggressive. Cross–sectional studies, nuclear imaging and biochemical markers are often used to monitor disease progression. Optimal surveillance tests and intervals have not been firmly established. Studies suggest that chromogranin A (CgA) may be a surrogate marker for tumor burden.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Mr. Thomas Curran
#112 Chromogranin A is a sensitive marker for detection of recurrence in neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: The chromogranin family is a family of large acidic proteins which are expressed in neuroendocrine cells. There are several members in this family (Chromogranin A, B (CgA and CgB) and the secretogranins). Here, we show that CgA is an excellent marker to detect recurrence in neuroendocrine tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof Eva Tiensuu Janson
#133 Effectiveness of transarterial embolization of liver neuroendocrine metastases
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) with diffuse liver metastases have a poor prognosis and prove difficult to palliate. Somatostatin analogues and chemotherapy have been used but often are poorly tolerated and may not provide symptom relief. Transarterial Embolization (TAE) is being increasingly used to improve symptom control and reduce tumor size. We looked at the last 5-year experience of TAE in patients with hepatic metastases from neuroendocrine tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Dalvinder S Mandair
#380 Diagnosis and Management of Insulinomas in a Tertiary Referral Center: A 10-Year Review
Introduction: Insulinomas are rare tumors. There are few reports of insulinoma from India. We present a retrospective analysis of patients with insulinoma evaluated at a tertiary referral center in South India.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Vijay Ramachandran
#519 Effectiveness of Transarterial Embolization in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) with liver metastases have a poor prognosis. Somatostatin analogues and chemotherapy are used with some success. Transarterial Embolization (TAE) is increasingly used to improve symptom control and reduce tumor size.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Dalvinder Mandair
#542 Establishment of a Multidisciplinary Tumor Board for Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: Neuroendocrine neoplasms are rare and multiform, requiring a multidisciplinary approach. We report the experience of a neuroendocrine tumor board (TB) established at our University Hospital.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof Laura De Marinis
#677 Care of NET Patients at the Skåne University Hospital-Lund University, Sweden: A Model for the Multidisciplinary Approach to the Diagnosis and Treatment of NET
Introduction: The varied and nonspecific symptoms of neuroendocrine tumors (NET) often delay diagnosis until the disease has progressed. Input from various medical specialties can improve access to and delivery of care.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Erik Nordenström
#764 The Experience of a Multidisciplinary Tumor Board for Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: Neuroendocrine neoplasms are rare and multiform, requiring a multidisciplinary approach. We report the experience of a Neuroendocrine Tumor Board established at our University Hospital.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Laura De Marinis
#1002 Retrospective Study of MIBG Therapy for Phaeochromocytoma (PH) and Paraganglioma (PG): The Christie Experience
Introduction: PH & PG are rare neuroendocrine tumors treated with MIBG but protocols are not standardized and reported results are variable.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Dr Zena Salih
Keywords: mibg