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9 results for "Zaidi".
#1661 Investigating the Increasing Incidence of Neuroendocrine Tumors in Pakistan as a Result of Increased Awareness
Introduction: Incidence of Neuroendocrine tumors has been increasing worldwide. The reasons for this rising incidence remains unknown.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A
#1663 Development of Neuroendocrine Tumors in Patients with a Family History of NET or Any Other Cancer
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors are rare. A very little knowledge is known about its risk factors. Studies have shown that NETs may develop as a part of hereditary syndromes.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A
#1665 Exploring the Pathological and Clinical Characteristics of Neuroendocrine Tumors Located in Pancreas
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors are extremely rare and can be found anywhere in the body. Pancreas is the 2nd most common location where neuroendocrine tumors arise
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A
Keywords: pNETs, diagnosis
#1669 Presentation of a Neuroendocrine Tumor of Breast in a Pakistani Nulliparous Woman
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors of breast are rare and mostly malignant.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A
Keywords: Breast
#2050 Finding the Ways to Determine the Prognosis of Pulmonary Carcinoids with Certain Genes/Markers in Pakistan
Introduction: Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors are classified into four subtypes from well differentiated to poorly differentiated high grade large cell neuroendocrine carcinomas. Because of the difficult histological classification and a cancer free period following surgery, it is often difficult to predict certain prognostic factors.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs, Omics
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A
#2051 Do We Need Hormonal Therapy for Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors? An Effort to Reduce the Size of PanNETs
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors although rare , have been significantly increased over the past few decades. They range from indolent to highly aggressive in nature. Just like breast and endometrial carcinoma are hormonal dependant,
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment -Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A
#2052 Oral Carcinoid Mimicking as non Healing Ulcer. A Case Report.
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors are the aggressive tumors resulting in sheer morbidity and mortality of the patients. The true origin of oral neuroendocrine carcinomas remains unclear.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A
#2059 Finding the Options of Good Prognosis for Ampullary Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Ampullary neuroendocrine tumors are very rare. They account less than 1% of neuroendocrine gastrointestinal tumor. It is often difficult to establish a final diagnosis because of their resemblance with other adenocarcinomas of this origin.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A
#2061 Midgut Carcinoids Presenting as Subacute Intestinal Obstruction. A Case Report of Territory Care Hospital.
Introduction: Midgut carcinoids are well differentiated neuroendocrine tumors possessing secretary properties releasing various peptides. Over the past few decades, there incidence has been increased. Since countries like Pakistan lack the diagnostic facilities, they are often misdiagnosed.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zaidi S S A