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13 results for "appendicitis".
#1274 Carcinoid Tumors Presenting as Appendicitis
Introduction: Many conditions related to appendix present as appendicitis. These conditions can range from fecolith obstruction to tumors .Carcinoid tumors are most common tumors to present in appendix. Most of the carcinoid tumors in appendix present as appendicitis. Majority of the cases are diagnosed after histopathological examination. Tumors with the size of 2cm are treated with right hemicolectomy.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A
#1610 Clinical Significance of Incidental Detection of Appendicular Neuroendocrine Tumours in Sri Lanka
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumours are known to occur in the appendix and mostly detected incidentally following appendicectomies for acute appendicitis. Most of them have a benign behavior and no clinically significant biological activity is found. However, the correct recognition of the pathology is of paramount importance as it may need a separate evaluation and management.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr Dewa Pakshage Chula Kanishka Ananda Lal
Authors: Lal D P C K A
Keywords: Appendicular NET
#308 Goblet Cell Carcinoid Tumors - A Retrospective Study of Clinical Presentation and Survival
Introduction: Goblet cell carcinoids (GCC) are rare mixed tumors, with partial neuroendocrine differentiation and intestinal-type goblet cell morphology. They usually have a highly malignant potential.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Henning Grønbæk
Authors: Holt N, Villadsen G, Krogh K, Olesen R, ...
#934 Neuroendocrine Tumors of The Appendix: A Study of Presentation, Investigation and Management
Introduction: Causes of appendicitis include infection, inflammatory bowel disease, faecoliths and neoplasm. Rarer causes of obstruction, such as neoplasm, may present in an identical manner to common causes, such as infection, and remain undiagnosed without histologcal analysis of appendicaecal tissue. Neuroendocrine tumors of the appendix are most commonly detected incidentally by histological analysis of appendicaecal tissue following appendicectomy.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Samantha E Baillie
Authors: Baillie S E, ...
#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
#328 Report of Two First-Degree Relatives with Appendix Carcinoid and Review of the Literature
Introduction: Appendix endocrine tumors have an incidence of 2-3 patient/millon/year. They are more common in women, diagnosed incidentally during appendectomies.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Claudia Bestani
#489 Goblet Cell Appendiceal Neuroendocrine Tumors: Diagnosis, Recurrence Rates, Treatment and Survival. A Series of 37 Patients
Introduction: Goblet cell appendiceal neuroendocrine tumors (GCA-NETs) share histologic features of both adenocarcinomas and NETs.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Christos Toumpanakis
#607 Goblet Cell Carcinoma of the Appendix: Acute v. Chronic Presentations
Introduction: Goblet Cell Carcinomas (GCC) are a rare neuroendocrine tumor (NET) of the appendix.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr Ron Basuroy
#782 Appendix Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors (A-WDNETs) at a Large Tertiary Center: Clinical-Pathological Features and Long-Term Follow-Up Evaluation
Introduction: A-WDNETs comprise 32-57% of appendix tumors, diagnosed incidentally in 0.3-0.9% appendectomies (AP). Overall survival is good, but malignant behavior remains controversial.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: Dr. John Preto
#995 Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Appendix in Pregnancy
Introduction: Despite the fact the appendix is one of the rarest anatomical locations of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) in the digestive system, the appendicular neuroendocrine tumor (A-NET) remains one of the most common tumors of the appendix.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Andrejs Vanags
Authors: Vanags A, Simtniece Z, Strumfa I, ...