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#923 A Case Report of a Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor (pNET) With High Levels of 5-HIAA in Urine
Introduction: A 79-year-old man presented with weakness and weight loss. Clinical examination revealed a palpable liver and CT scan a mass in the head of pancreas and multiple liver lesions.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr Nikolaos Tsoukalas
Keywords: 5-HIAA, pancreas, pNET
#1935 Prevalence of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms with Serotonin Secretion
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (pNENs) are rare neoplasms and represent 1-2% of all pancreatic neoplasms. These tumors can secrete a variety of hormonally active substances producing distinct clinical symptoms, or can be clinically non-functioning. Pancreatic NENs that secrete serotonin are extremely rare, but their prevalence has not been explored adequately.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: MD, MSc, PhD Nikolaos Tsoukalas