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1903 results for "advanced neuroendocrine tumors".
#706 Is There a Therapeutic Impact of Segmental Portal Hypertension on Advanced Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors?
Introduction: Well-differenciated locally advanced Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (PNET) lead to significant local complications due to segmental portal hypertension (SPH).
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: Dr Frédéric Dumont
#902 Chemotherapy for Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs): Patient Selection Should be Independent of Primary Tumor Site
Introduction: Chemotherapy (CT) is used to treat patients (pts) with advanced poorly-differentiated (Pd); or well-differentiated (Wd) NETs with high-tumor burden (usually of pancreatic (pNET) origin).
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Dr Angela Lamarca
#1308 Systemic Treaments and Prognostic Factors in Chinese Patients with Progressive Advanced Well-differentiated Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Patients with well-differentiated pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs) often present with metastatic disease at the time of diagnosis when curative surgery is not feasible. A variety of systemic therapeutic options exist, but the best strategy is still unknown.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Yuejuan Cheng
Authors: Cheng Y, Gao H, Bai C M, Ying H, ...
#233 Afinitor UK Particular Patient Supplies for Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs)
Introduction: The PI3/Akt/mTOR pathway is activated by IGF-1 in NETs. mTOR regulates signalling downstream of IGF-1R1: Afinitor and Sandostatin may synergistically arrest growth and secretory activity in NETs.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Mr Jonathan S Chambers
Authors: Chambers J, ...
#2082 Evaluation of Everolimus (EVE) in Patients with Metastatic Lung Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Lung neuroendocrine tumors are rare, but their incidence has been steadily increasing in recent years.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment -Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: Anna Kuznetsova
#2136 Combination of Capecitabine and Temozolomide for Advanced Thymic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: In vitro data indicate that the combination of capecitabine(CAP) and temozolomide(TEM) is synergistic for induction of apoptosis in neuroendocrine tumor cell lines. It has been proven that the CAPTEM regimen is associated with an exceptionally high and durable response rate in patients with metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. However, there is less evidence to illustrate if the CAPTEM regimen is effective for thymic neuroendorine tumors(TNET).
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Prof. Huang-Ying Tan
Authors: Wang X, Li Y L, Shi Y F, Chen Y Y, ...
#20 Paraneoplastic antigen Ma2 (PNMA2) auto-antibodies as biomarkers for early small intestine neuroendocrine tumors detection
Introduction: Small intestine neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) comprise well-differentiated NET (benign carcinoid), well-differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma (malignant carcinoid) and poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma (NEC). The majority of NET patients have developed liver metastases at the time of diagnosis and surgery is then seldom curative. Novel predictive, diagnostic and prognostic markers are thus needed to improve our capabilities to diagnose and cure these tumors. We have previously identified six novel marker genes for neuroendocrine tumor cells by using Affymetrix microarrays and advanced bioinformatics. One of this markers, the paraneoplastic antigen Ma2 (PNMA2), which is normally expressed only in nervous tissue, can in the process of carcinogenesis be detected in tumors located outside the nervous system. The finding that Ma2 is expressed in small intestine neuroendocrine primary tumors and their metastases made it interesting to screen whether antibodies against Ma2 are present in the serum of NET patients.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: PhD Valeria Giandomenico
Authors: Cui T, Elgue G, Li S C, Hurtig M, ...
#2092 Palliative Surgery in Advanced Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Small intestinal neuroendocrine tumours (SI-NETs) are known to develop mesenteric metastasis and fibrosis. Since this can induce intestinal obstruction, edema and ischaemia, prophylactic palliative resection of the primary tumour and mesenteric mass is often recommended in case of advanced disease but the evidence is disputable.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Surgical treatment and Ablative Therapies
Presenting Author: Drs. Anela Blazevic
#141 Incidence of second primary tumors in patients with neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: Based on epidemiological data from SEER 1950-1999, 22.4% cases of non-carcinoid second primary tumors have been described in patients diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumors. The incidence of this type of tumors varies, depending on the series assessed.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD Juan Manuel OConnor
Authors: Pesce V, OConnor J, Mendez G, Bestani C, ...
#469 Cost-Effectiveness of Sunitinib in Patients with Advanced or Metastatic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in Portugal
Introduction: Sunitinib is an oral multitargeted tyrosine kinase inhibitor approved in Europe in 2010 for use in well-differentiated pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNET) that have spread or cannot be removed by surgery.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Mónica Inês
Authors: Soares M, Inês M, Contente M, ...