2 results for "alpha-fetoprotein".
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms(pNENs) with alpha-fetoprotein(AFP)-producing are extremely rare, and only one case was reported as pure AFP-producing pancreatic neuroendocrine carcinoma(pNEC) until today.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Yihebali Chi
Introduction: Several attempts to determine prognostic factors in neuroendocrine setting have been made, with inconsistent results until now. Alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) has previously been reported as being elevated in some neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs), even if the actual clinical implications of this marker in this setting are unclear.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Presenting Author: MD Roberta Elisa Rossi