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14 results for "Vieira Neto".
#194 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Experience of Endocrinology Department of the University Hospital of Coimbra
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs) are uncommon neoplasms, comprising 1-2% of all pancreatic tumors. The majority are nonfunctional. Of the functional tumors, insulinomas are the most common.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Alexandra Vieira
Authors: Vieira A, Santos J, Gomes L, Moreira A, ...
#725 Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasonography (CEUS) Predicts the Effectiveness of Anti-Angiogenic Therapies in Patients with Liver Metastases from Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Liver metastases (LM) from neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) exhibit a typical hypervascular pattern in the arterial phase on CEUS, allowing for a differential diagnosis between NET and non-NET LM. Medical therapy includes agents acting on angiogenesis and vascularization which may result in a change in CEUS findings.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Antonella Di Sarno
#901 Impact of Long-Acting Octreotide in Patients with Early-Stage MEN1-Related Duodeno-Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Somatostatin analogues (SSA) represent one of the main therapeutic options in patients affected by functioning well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). There are no studies specifically focusing on NETs associated with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1 (MEN1).
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: MD Valeria Ramundo
#904 Role of Metformin on Recurrence-Free Survival (RFS) in Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET)
Introduction: Recent data suggest metformin (Met) has antineoplastic properties in different type of cancer. Effects of Met have never been investigated in NET.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Francesca Marciello
#1133 Prognosis of Stage IV Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP-NET) According to the WHO Classification and the Primary Tumor Location
Introduction: WHO classification of GEP-NET is used to predict prognosis, yet survival within each grade shows wide variation. We hypothesized that primary tumor location may be partially responsible of this variability.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: PhD Paula Jiménez-Fonseca
#1187 High-Dose Treatment with Somatostatin Analogs in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Somatostatin analogs (SSA) effectively control symptoms in neuroendocrine tumours (NET), besides showing antiproliferative activity. In progressive or metastatic NET, increasing SSA dose or shortening the dosing interval are common clinical practice, though empirical.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: MD Roberta Modica
#1211 Lack of Efficacy of Anthracycline-Containing Second Line Chemotherapy in Patients with GI-NEC After Cisplatin-Based Treatment
Introduction: Little is known about optimal 2nd-line treatment in patients with GI-NEC failing cisplatin-based therapy.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Dr. Barbara Kiesewetter
Keywords: GI-NEC
#1247 Recist versus Choi Criteria Response Assesment in Patients with Advanced Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor (PNET) Treated with Sunitinib
Introduction: Classically, the response assessment to systemic treatment is based on RECIST. In PNET treated with antiangiogenic targeted therapy as sunitinib there is no good correlation between response rate and progression free survival (PFS). Choi criteria might be an alternative to RECIST to evaluate the effect of sunitinib in patients with advanced PNET
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: PhD Paula Jiménez-Fonseca
Keywords: sunitinib, PNET, Choi, RECIST
#1469 Theragnostic Approach of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP-NET) – The Role of Nuclear Medicine (NM) in a Multidisciplinary Team
Introduction: NET pts are a clinical challenge requiring intervention of multiple medical specialties
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: Dr Teresa Lucio
Authors: Lucio T, Gaspar C, Cunha C, Roque R, ...
Keywords: PRRT, GEP-NET
#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