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#3042 The Use of Total Parenteral Nutrition in a Series of Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumours in United Kingdom and the Netherlands
Introduction: There are controversies about the use of total parental nutrition (TPN) in patients with cancer. Currently data regarding TPN use in patients with neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) are lacking.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: MD Dominique Clement
#2701 Assessing the Gaps in Experience and Knowledge of Australian Primary Health Care Professionals (GPs), in Treating and Caring for the Increasing Number of Australian Neuroendocrine Tumour (NET) Patients
Introduction: Conservatively,the incidence of NETs is 7 / 000' p.a, however,the prevalence of patients living with NETs is higher,40/000',making it the 2nd most common GI malignancy after colorectal cancer.Patients are living longer,however,with impaired quality of life.Management of debilitating symptoms such as diarrhoea,fatigue,anxiety,and flushing are complex and heterogenous.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Trials in Progress/Trials in Concept
Presenting Author: Simone Leyden
Authors: Leyden S, Cummins M, Wakelin K, ...
#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
Authors: Thiis-Evensen E, Sponheim J, ...
#125 Ectopic hormone secreting phaeochromocytoma: A francophone observational study
Introduction: Ectopic hormone-secreting phaeochromocytomas are rare and only small reports of 1-2 cases exist in the literature. In the past, this condition has been linked with increased malignancy, familial syndromes and ACTH secretion.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof Bruno Carnaille
#192 Successfull Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Alcoholic Ablation of Insulinoma
Introduction: Insulinomas are rare endocrine tumors. The golden treatment is surgical resection. EUS-guided alcohol ablation is a new promising method to treat those patients who are not surgical candidates.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD Christina Schnack
Authors: schnack C, Hansen C, Nielsen H, ...
#288 An Observational Registry Collecting Data on Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Patients (GEP-NET Registry) in the Middle East and Asia
Introduction: NET awareness is low in the Middle East and Asia. This registry of GEP NET patients will capture reported outcomes from physicians in clinical practice who treat patients with GEP NET.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Donald YewHee Poon
#359 Expression of UCH-L1 in Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors and Its Clinical Significance
Introduction: Pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs) are rare tumors with distinct clinical syndromes. There is a lack of reliable biomarker to distinguish benign and malignant form of PETs as well as to predict its prognosis. Our previous proteomic study on insulinoma found that overexpression of UCH-L1 in tumors. The diagnostic or prognostic value of this protein has not been well addressed in PETs.
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Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Prof Yuan-Jia Chen
Authors: Qiao X W, Wan Y H, Tang L, Lu C M, ...
#413 Expression of UCH-L1 in PETs and its Implications
Introduction: There is a lack of reliable biomarkers to distinguish benign from malignancy in pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs) and to predict prognosis. Our previous study on insulinoma found the expression of UCH-L1 in these tumors. The diagnostic or prognostic value of this protein has not been well demonstrated in PETs.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Yuan-Jia Chen
Authors: Chen Y J, Qiao X W, Tang L, Wan Y H, ...
#467 Thoracic and Gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) and Ectopic Adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) Syndrome (EAS)
Introduction: Ectopic Adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) Syndrome (EAS) is associated with a variety of malignancies, mostly of neuroendocrine origin. Several series report on the relative contribution of EAS in the spectrum of Cushing’s syndrome. However, information on the incidence/prevalence of EAS in the setting of patients diagnosed with thoracic or gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) is virtually absent.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Drs. Kimberly Kamp
Keywords: ACTH, GEP-NETS, Cushing
#468 mir-129-5p and Let-7 are Down-Regulated in Carcinoid Tumors
Introduction: miRNAs are small non-coding RNAs that post-transcriptionally regulate gene expression by binding to complementary sequences on target mRNAs and their expression is often dysregulated in cancer.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Kristina Døssing