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15 results for "Sousa".
#160 The role of T-type calcium channels in medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC): T-type calcium channel blockers inhibit hormone secretion and induce apoptotic cell death in a human MTC cell line
Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) accounts for approximately 5-10% of thyroid cancers. In the case of tumors limited to the thyroid gland, the prognosis is generally favorable, whereas 5-year survival averages only 40% in patients with metastatic disease. In these patients, conventional chemotherapy only occasionally leads to a complete response and partial responses are observed in less than 30% of the cases. Therefore, intense efforts are currently directed toward the identification of new druggable targets for the treatment of this devastating disease.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Rosario Pivonello
#338 Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors: TNM staging and WHO Grading Relation with Prognosis
Introduction: Pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs) are heterogeneous, rare neoplasms (large experience is unlikely). Prognostic stratification based on TNM staging and WHO grading is still under debate.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dra. Raquel G. Martins
#368 The Role of Image and Chromogranin A Level at Diagnosis: A Portuguese Review of 19 Patients
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) constitute a heterogeneous group of neoplasms. Biochemical neuroendocrine markers offer high sensitivity in establishing the diagnosis and, if correlated with image assessment, can provide important prognostic information.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Pedro Barata
#1215 Describing NENs: Just Clinical/Biologic Features or Actual Prognostic Factors?
Introduction: Neuroendocrine neoplasias (NENs) are a rare group of diseases, with several possible locations and manifestations, often representing a challenging diagnosis. It is essential to improve tools that accurately predict aggressiveness and prognosis.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: MSc Catarina Ribeiro
Authors: Ribeiro C, Gomes F, Semedo M, Filipe F, ...
#1717 Yttrium-90 Radioembolization for Progressive Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma with Exclusive Liver Metastasis
Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumor and accounts for 5-10% of all thyroid cancers. Distant metastases frequently involve the liver and patient’s survival after diagnosis is around 20% at 10 years
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Bernardo Marques
#1720 Yttrium90 Radioembolization for Progressive Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma with Exclusive Liver Metastasis
Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumor and accounts for 5-10% of all thyroid cancers. Distant metastases frequently involve the liver and patient’s survival after diagnosis is around 20% at 10 years
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Bernardo Marques
#1820 A Nuclear Combination in Heterogeneous Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Therapy with 177Lu-DOTATATE provides an objective response in neuroendocrine tumors (NET).
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies- Endoscopic treatment, surgical treatment
Presenting Author: MD Vanessa Sousa
Keywords: PRRT, 68Ga-DOTANOC
#2218 More than Rare Pheochromocytomas: Bilateral and Hemorrhagic, Giant and Metastatic
Introduction: Pheochromocytomas (PCC) are rare neuroendocrine tumors. These catecholamine-secreting tumors, with an average size of 4.9cm, are multiple in 10% of cases. About 10% are malignant but distant metastases are rare. Non-traumatic adrenal hemorrhage is an unusual potentially fatal event seen in PCC.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Marisa Peralta Ferreira
#134 Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors: tumor characteristics and long-term clinical outcome in the German NET registry
Introduction: Prognosis of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) has been difficult to predict due to heterogenous tumor biology, various classification systems, and lack of reliable and recent data due to the rarity of these tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Ulrich-Frank Pape
Authors: Maasberg S, König A, Rinke A, Anlauf M, ...
#512 Epidemiology of Neuroendocrine Tumors in France: The PRONET Study
Introduction: Because of recent progress in neuroendocrine tumor treatment (NET), more data are required about this pathology in France.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Xavier Parot