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#1912 Skeletal-Related Events (SREs) and Use of Antiresorptive Therapy (ART) in Patients with Bone Metastases of Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: Antiresorptive therapy (ART) with bisphosphonates or denosumab is effective in preventing skeletal-related events (SREs) in patients with bone metastases (BM). In neuroendocrine neoplasms (NEN), BM are a negative prognostic factor, however tend to be asymptomatic and SREs are considered rare. The role of ART in preventing SREs in NEN has not been investigated so far.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Dr. med. Leonidas Apostolidis
#2903 Bone Metastases (BM) in Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET): Imaging Characteristics and Clinical Implications. A Single-Institution Experience
Introduction: The incidence of BM in NET is underestimated and there is no consensus on clinical features, diagnostic techniques, and treatment options.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Imaging and Interventions (radiology, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Valeria Smiroldo
Authors: Smiroldo V, Lania A, Pedicini V, Pepe G, ...
#1271 Bone Metastases in NEN Patients - Frequency, Clinical, Therapeutic and Prognostic Relevance
Introduction: Up to 73% of patients with neuroendocrine neoplasms (NEN) present with distant metastases at diagnosis. Advanced stage negatively correlates with prognosis. Bone metastases (BM) are usually reported in less than 10% of patients. Improved imaging results in more frequent detection but information in general is very limited.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: MD Michael Scharf
Authors: Scharf M, Michel V, Rinke A, Gress T, ...
#237 Clinical Case of ACTH-secreting Thymic Carcinoma with Multiple Metastases to the Brain, Ovary and Skin
Introduction: ACTH-secreting thymic carcinoma (TC) is a rare neuroendocrine tumor which has a very aggressive course. We present a case of ACTH-producing TC in a 36-year-old woman.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Mrs Irina Komerdus
#981 Parathyroid Hormone-Related Peptide (PTHrP) Secretion by Metastatic Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP-NET): Clinical Features, Diagnosis, Management, and Long-Term Follow-Up
Introduction: There are a few large series of patients with parathyroid hormone (PTH)-related protein (PTHrP) secreting neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) causing severe hypercalcemia.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Drs Kimberly Kamp
Keywords: PTH, PTHrP, net, hypercalcemia
#2891 Bone Metastases and Skeletal Related Events in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NEN): The Role of Zoledronic Acid
Introduction: The incidence of bone metastases (BM) in patients with NENs is 12-25%, and skeletal related events (SREs) occur in up to 21% of affected cases. Data about the efficacy of bisphosphonates in NEN patients (pts) with BM are limited.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Dr Eleni Armeni