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9 results for "acromegaly".
#1913 Un Unusual Tumor Association in Acromegaly
Introduction: Acromegaly is associated with an increased risk for malignancies. Only a case of pseudomyxoma peritonei with ovarian and appendicular sequential tumors in acromegaly was described
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Chiara Bima
#1053 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor and Ileal Carcinoid in Acromegaly. Pluriglandular Association in Non-MEN 1 Patient: A Case Report.
Introduction: Pluriglandolar endocrine disease in patients without familial inherited disease (non-MEN 1) are very rare. Primary Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (pNET) and ileal carcinoid tumors have different embryologic origin (foregut and midgut respectively).
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Doctor Valbona Lico
#86 Structure of complications in acromegalic patients at a single institute
Introduction: Acromegaly leads to reduced life expectancy, with an increase in the mortality rate. From several retrospective cohort studies, the predominant outcome is serum growth hormone (GH) concentration. Other factors associated with increased mortality include duration of symptoms prior to diagnosis, duration of disease, older age at diagnosis and the presence of cardiovascular disease, diabetes mellitus (DM) and hypertension at diagnosis.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: OKH OKSANA OLEGOVNA KHYZHNYAK
#215 Nurse Evaluation of Long-acting Somatostatin Analogue Injection Devices: A Quantitative Study
Introduction: The two major long-acting somatostatin analogues (SSA) available on the European market for the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors and acromegaly are Somatuline Autogel (SA) and Sandostatin LAR (LAR).
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Hannah Kurth
Authors: Adelman D, Burgess A, Davies P R, ...
#80 Metastatic growth hormone secreting pituitary carcinoma treated with peptide receptor radionuclide therapy
Introduction: Pituitary carcinoma (PC) is an extremely rare condition defined by the presence of adenohypophyseal neoplastic tissue outside the pituitary. Clinical experience regarding diagnosis, management and prognosis of PC is very limited. Growth hormone (GH) secreting PC is even rarer and represents a particular challenge to clinical practice. Therapeutic modalities utilized to treat PC include surgery, radiation, hormonal therapy, and cytotoxic drugs. Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) is an emerging therapeutic modality that involves the targeted delivery of an ablative dose of radiolabelled somatostatin analog. PRRT has been applied to various neuroendocrine tumors and results in prolonged survival and enhanced quality of life. As yet, this therapy has not been applied to malignant pituitary tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Sameer Kassem
#1795 Results from a Phase 2, Open-Label, Multicenter, Randomized Study of the Novel, Octreotide (Oct) Subcutaneous (SC) Depot Formulation in Patients with Functioning Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) and Acromegaly Previously Treated with Long-Acting Octreotide
Introduction: Oct sc depot is a novel, ready to use formulation administered via a thin needle.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Dr. Marianne Pavel
#19 Antitumor activity of Pasireotide (SOM230) alone and in combination with Everolimus (RAD001) in DU-145 human prostate cancer model
Introduction: Pasireotide (SOM230) is a novel multi-receptor ligand somatostatin analogue with high affinity for somatostatin receptor subtypes sst1,2,3 and sst5. Like octreotide, which binds primarily to sst2, it inhibits hypersecretion of hormones from patients with functional pituitary tumors and gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine (GEP/NET) tumors. In addition, tumor shrinkage has been observed with both compounds in patients with acromegaly, Cushing’s disease and GEP/NETs, but its tumor-reducing mechanism of action has so far not been revealed. In patients with breast and liver cancer, octreotide had little or no antitumor activity.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr. Herbert A. Schmid
Authors: Schmid H A, Chiara L, Nuciforo P, ...
#1910 Acute Somatostatin Analog Suppression Test in a Patient with Thyrotropin-secreting Pituitary Macroadenoma
Introduction: Thyrotropin-secreting pituitary adenomas are rare and often plurihormonal tumours. The long-acting somatostatin analogues (SSA) are effective in cases not cured after surgery.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Raluca Trifanescu
#2227 Screening Benefits in MEN1-Associated Pituitary Adenomas
Introduction: MEN1 is an autosomal-dominant syndrome characterized by tumors of the parathyroid glands (95%), endocrine pancreatic-gastroenteric tract (40%), and pituitary gland (30%).
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: md Sabrina Chiloiro
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