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62 results for "Trama".
#267 Plasma Somatostatin: Gastrin Ratio Improves the Diagnosis of Gastrinoma
Introduction: Fasting gastrin alone is inadequate for diagnosis of gastrinoma. Diagnosis requires confirmation of low gastric pH. Low gastric pH is associated with increased numbers of D (somatostatin) cells.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Radha Ramachandran
#294 Chromogranin B is a Prognostic Marker in NETs
Introduction: Chromogranin B (CgB) co-localizes with Chromogranin A (CgA) in the secretory granules of neuroendocrine cells. Previous studies have investigated CgA, but not CgB, as a prognostic marker in NETs.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Mr Paul R Bech
#375 How Long to Continue Surveillance in Patients Following ‘Curative Resection’ of Primary Small Bowel Tumors?
Introduction: Around 40-50% of patients with small bowel (SB) NETs have metastatic disease at the time of presentation. The majority of the remainder proceed to surgery for attempted curative resection. The optimal duration of surveillance post ‘curative surgical’ resection of primary SB NETs is unknown.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Raj Srirajaskanthan
#376 Resection of Primary Tumor Improves Survival in Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Single Center Experience
Introduction: Small bowel neuroendocrine tumors are uncommon tumors with an incidence of <0.5-1 per 100,000 population/year. We report on the survival rates of patients who had the primary tumor resected, to see whether primary tumor removal improves outcome.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Raj Srirajaskanthan
#377 Survival and Cause of Death in Patients with Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Small bowel neuroendocrine tumors (SB NETs) have a reported incidence of approximately 0.5-1 per 100 000 population/yr.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Raj Srirajaskanthan
#378 Does TNM Staging Classification Predict Survival in Patients with Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumors?
Introduction: Small bowel (SB) NETs are regarded as relatively indolent cancers. ENETS has published TNM staging. This study aims to demonstrate whether the TNM stage predicts survival in this cohort of patients.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Raj Srirajaskanthan
Keywords: TNM, survival
#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
#452 Clinical and Psychometric Validation of the Disease-Specific Questionnaire Module (EORTC QLQ-GINET21) in Assessing Quality of Life of Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Quality of life (QoL) is an important outcome measure in clinical trials and is increasingly being used as an endpoint. The QLQ-GINET21 is a questionnaire developed with the EORTC QoL Group but which had not previously been validated.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr John Ramage
#575 Does the ENETS TNM staging criteria predict survival in patients with small bowel neuroendocrine tumours?
Introduction: A TNM staging system was designed by ENETS to stage small bowel NETs .(SBNETs)
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Rajaventhan Srirajaskanthan
Keywords: Staging
#607 Goblet Cell Carcinoma of the Appendix: Acute v. Chronic Presentations
Introduction: Goblet Cell Carcinomas (GCC) are a rare neuroendocrine tumor (NET) of the appendix.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr Ron Basuroy