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359 results for "adrenal metastasis".
#716 Adrenal Metastases and Neuroendocrine Breast Carcinoma in a MEN-1 Patient
Introduction: In Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1 (MEN-1) pituitary, parathyroid and pancreatic/duodenal endocrine cells are typically involved. Other neoplasms also occur.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: professor Claudio Pasquali
#736 The Bone Metastasis Phenotype in Patients Diagnosed with Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Bone metastasis (BM) is actively searched especially in patients (p) with a long history of NET.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Catalina Poiana
Authors: Carsote M, Ene C, Popescu M, Petris R, ...
#87 Alterations of E-cadherin, beta-catenin and caveolin-1 expression in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP NETs) comprise a heterogeneous group of neoplasm with different histological patterns and biological behavior. Only limited information is available on immunohistochemical prognostic factors of disease. Alterations in the cell-cell adhesion system are closely associated with cell invasion and metastasis in many malignancies, including those of endocrine origin. Abnormal expression of E-cadherin and beta-catenin has been reported to play an important role in these processes. Caveolin-1 has recently been identified as a tumor metastasis modifier factor, which might increase the cell metastasis potential through the interaction with E-cadherin. However, the role of caveolin-1 in GEP NETs cell invasion remains unknown.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Vera V Delektorskaya
Authors: Delektorskaya V, Chemeris G, ...
#59 Incidence and clinical significance of adrenal masses in patients with gastrenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: The widespread application of modern imaging modalities, mainly computerized tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), has revealed a 2-3% incidence of inadvertently discovered adrenal masses, the majority of which are non-functioning benign adrenal adenomas. In the presence of a known malignancy, such lesions have a more than 30% incidence of being metastases. As patients with gastrenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETS) have mainly well-differentiated and slow-growing tumors and are subject to routine abdominal imaging for disease staging or during follow-up, it is important to study the incidence and significance of such lesions based on the recently introduced TNM classification system.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Georgios Kanakis
#149 Giant adrenal tumor: a case report
Introduction: A gigantic adrenal tumor is a challenge regarding diagnosis before surgery and pathological exam, but also related to the surgical approach itself due to multiple risks.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Assoc. Professor Catalina Poiana
#25 Predictors of response to radio-embolization (TheraSphere ®) treatment of neuro-endocrine liver metastasis
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) frequently metastasize to the liver. Most patients have diffuse, and therefore incurable, disease. NET liver metastasis has been shown to respond to yttrium-90 microspheres therapy. This study aims to define factors that predict response to radio-embolization in patients with NET liver metastases.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Mazen Hassanain
#116 Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) of liver metastasis from pancreatic well-differentiated endocrine carcinoma
Introduction: The behavior of liver metastasis from endocrine pancreatic carcinoma is eterogeneous, and several treatments have been proposed, but no single option is ideal.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: MD Vanessa Capitanio
Authors: Capitanio V, Papa M, Zerbi A, Vitali G, ...
#340 Aggressive Somatostatinoma, with Associated Pheocromocytoma in a Neurofibromatosis Patient
Introduction: Neurofibromatosis is associated with a neuroendocrine phenotype as pheocromocytoma, primary hyperparathyroidism and gastropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Catalina Poiana
Authors: Poiana C, Carsote M, Radoi V, Ene C, ...
#459 Differential Claudin-1 Gene Expression in Neural Crest-Derived Tumors of Common Embryological Origin
Introduction: Pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma are neural crest-derived tumors originating from chromaffin cells, with the former being intra–adrenal in location, while the latter are extra-adrenal.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Miss Beatrice Philip
Authors: Philip B, Smith R, Lam A, ...
Keywords: Claudin-1
#632 Strategy of Combining Liver-directed Local Treatment with Systemic Treatment in Patients with Liver Metastasis of Neuroendocrine Tumor
Introduction: Little is known about the clinical outcomes of liver-directed local treatment (tx) in combination with systemic tx in patients with liver metastasis of neuroendocrine tumor (NET).
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: Professor Do-Youn Oh
Authors: Kim S, Kim J, Han S, Oh D Y, ...