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435 results for "appendiceal carcinoid".
#70 The validity of Ki-67 as a prognostic indicator in patients with appendiceal carcinoid tumor
Introduction: Carcinoid tumors of the appendix are rare and often discovered incidentally through appendectomy. Most are clinically benign but may be associated with metastatic disease. Ki-67, a nuclear protein structurally associated with chromatin, is an excellent marker for measuring cell proliferation and it has been shown to correlate with the outcome in pancreatic and ileocecal carcinoids.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Eric Y Liu
Authors: Liu E, Telem D A, Hwang J, Warner R R P, ...
#1654 A Single Centre Analysis of the Management of Appendiceal Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NENs) Including Goblet Cell Carcinoids (GCC)
Introduction: Appendiceal neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs) are usually diagnosed incidentally on histology following an appendicectomy. They include carcinoid tumours (appendiceal neuroendocrine tumours, NETs) and goblet cell carcinoids (GCC). GCC neoplasms are able to transform to an adenocarcinoma phenotype.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr Vandana Sagar
#478 Right Hemicolectomy in the Treatment of Patients with Appendiceal Neuroendocrine Tumors: Does Size Matter?
Introduction: A recent study of a small series of patients with appendiceal neuroendocrine tumors (ANETs) fulfilling various criteria for right hemicolectomy (RHC) revealed that approximately 25% may harbor identifiable extra-appendiceal disease. The residual disease might not have been detected using the latest European Neuroendocrine Tumors Society (ENETS) revised pathological criteria.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Simona Grozinsky-Glasberg
#139 Association of carcinoid with noncarcinoid neoplasms
Introduction: Carcinoid tumors have a complex disease spectrum. Most have a benign clinical course, but some are aggressive, with invasive growth, metastasis and short survival. In carcinoid tumors, more than 20% are associated with noncarcinoid neoplasms. When the second tumor is a more malignant lesion, the prognosis usually is correlated more closely with the noncarcinoid malignant neoplasm.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Joao C Ribeiro
#640 Chomogranin A, NSE, and 5-Hydroxyindolacetic Acid Measurements in Malignant Carcinoids
Introduction: GEP-NETs are a heterogeneous group of cancers more common in the small intestine which are usually asymptomatic. In patients with malignant carcinoids, a number of tumor markers (TMs) have been considered enclosing urinary 5-hydroxyindolacetic acid (5-HIAA), chromogranin A (CgA), and neuron-specific enolase (NSE) serum levels measurements. Unfortunately, the sensitivity of each TM largely depends on disease extent and the presence of functioning tumors, and thus their usefulness is still unclear.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Professor Franco Lumachi
#606 Laparoscopic Resection of Primary Midgut Carcinoid Tumors
Introduction: Laparoscopic intestinal surgery is the preferable technique in the majority of intestinal surgical disorders. However, there is no series reported to date on laparoscopic resection of intestinal midgut carcinoid tumors (MCT) due to the rarity as well as the technical difficulties in resection of the large mesenteric root lymph node mass commonly found in these tumors, and the occasional difficulty in identifying the primary MCT. This is the first series reporting the results of laparoscopic resection of MCT.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: Prof. Petachia Reissman
#117 Synchronous appendiceal neuroendocrine carcinoma and mucinous cystadenocarcinoma: a case report
Introduction: Appendiceal tumors with histological features of both carcinoids and adenocarcinomas are very rare. Carcinomas of the appendix are usually mucinous adenocarcinomas with a tendency to produce peritoneal pseudomyxoma and without metastatic spread until late in the disease course. Carcinoid tumors of the appendix are a common incidental finding.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Sanja Ognjanovic
#1406 Collision Tumor of the Appendix: Mucinous Cystadenoma and Carcinoid. A Case Report
Introduction: Mucinous cystadenoma is the most common of benign neoplasms of the appendix and carcinoid is the most common type of primary malignant lesions of the appendix.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Juan Manuel O'Connor
#1052 Appendiceal Goblet Cell Carcinoids: Prognostic Factors and Selection of the Most Appropriate Adjuvant Management in a Retrospective Series.
Introduction: Appendiceal goblet cell carcinoids (GCC) are rare tumours with low-quality data regarding its management
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: Dr Angela Lamarca
Keywords: Goblet cell, appendix
#1152 Appendiceal Neuroendocrine Tumor: Correlation Between Histopathological Factors
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumours (NET) of the appendix are rare histopathological neoplasm’s detected following operation for appendicitis. Clinical decisions focuses on different pathological factors for further management. With the aim of defining contemporary patterns of care in surgical practice, a critical review of the records is carried to establish a correlation between different histopathological parameters
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: ...none of the below
Presenting Author: Senior Fellow Hany Nada