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23 results for "Skrobek-Engel".
#184 Somatostatin Analogues as a Therapeutic Option in a Series of 91 Patients with Gastric Carcinoids
Introduction: Gastric carcinoid tumors (GC) represent about 10-30% of carcinoid tumors and about 1% of all stomach neoplasms. They include three types : type 1 (70-85%), type 2 (5-10%) and type 3 (15-25%).
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD Christos St. Basagiannis
#212 Reduced MEN1 Gene Expression in Pulmonary Carcinoids Is Associated With Metastatic Disease
Introduction: Lung carcinoids are neuroendocrine tumors that can be classified as typical (TC) or atypical (AC) carcinoids. Previously, MEN-1 mutations and associated LOH of 11q13 have been implied in tumorigenesis.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: MSc Dorian R.A. Swarts
#360 High Resolution (Epi)genomic Analysis Comparing Pulmonary Carcinoids with a Favorable and a Poor Disease Outcome
Introduction: Lung carcinoids are a heterogenous group of neuroendocrine tumors. MEN1 mutations and 11q22-q25 deletions have been implied in their tumorigenesis. Very few genome wide and methylation studies have been conducted to further elucidate molecular mechanisms underlying tumorigenesis.
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Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Msc Dorian R.A. Swarts
#392 A 67-Year Old Woman with a Carcinoid Tumor of the Coccyx with Liver Metastases
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are tumors of the interface between the endocrine and nervous system. They are characterized by the presence of secretory granules, as well as the ability to produce biogenic amines and polypeptide hormones. The clinical behavior of NETs is extremely variable; they may be functioning or non-functioning, ranging from very slow-growing tumors, which are the majority, to highly aggressive and very malignant tumors. Many case reports of rare sites of primary NETs outside the gastrointestinal tract have been described, as tumors with neuroendocrine characteristics can occur in virtually any organ or tissue. Nevertheless, this is the first case of a metastatic coccygeal carcinoid tumor ever described.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Theodors Angelopoulos
#395 Outcomes of Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) in North American Cohort of Patients with Metastatic Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors (mNETs)
Introduction: PRRT is an accepted treatment in Europe for patients (pts) with mNETs, but considered investigational in the USA.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Boris Naraev
#439 Chromogranin A (CgA) and Pancreastatin (PcSt) as Predictors of Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) Outcomes in Patients with Metastatic Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors (mNETs)
Introduction: CgA and PcSt are widely used in assessing response to treatment in mNETs.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Nancy Sharma
#457 Comparison of Transarterial Liver-Directed Therapies (LDT) for Low-Grade Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (mNETs)
Introduction: Transarterial LDT can ameliorate symptoms and improve time to tumor progression (TTP) in mNETs.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Eric Engelman
#462 Genome-Wide Expression Profiling Reveals Downregulation of OTP and CD44 and Upregulation of RET as Indicators of Poor Prognosis in Lung Carcinoids
Introduction: Lung carcinoids comprise a heterogeneous group of neuroendocrine tumors. Only few parameters have been identified that correlated with poor disease outcome, including 11q22-q25 deletions. New biomarkers are required to further improve diagnosis and prediction of prognosis.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: MSc Dorian Swarts
#654 Identification of Signaling Pathways Involved in Lung Carcinoid Progression Using Gene Expression Profiling
Introduction: Lung carcinoids are well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) usually associated with a favorable prognosis. Mechanisms underlying progression are poorly understood.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: MSc Dorian Swarts
#769 Surgicial Management of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Early and Long-Term Results
Introduction: Surgery could improve survival of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP NET). Nevertheless, data on survival prognostic factors come from studies focusing on heterogeneous population including both resected and non-resected patients.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: Nadia Russolillo
Keywords: GEP-NET, surgery