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31 results for "cushing".
#416 A Rare Case of Cushing Syndrome Caused by an Ectopic ACTH-Secreting Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor in a Patient with Von Hipple-Lindau Disease
Introduction: Von Hipple-Lindau (VHL) disease is a rare autosomal dominant disorder, that causes the susceptibility to various tumors, both benign and malignant. The most frequent tumors are central nervous system haemangioblastomas, especially cerebellum and retinal haemangioblastomas, renal cell carcinoma /renal cysts and pheocromocytoma.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Andrea Lania
#1549 Ectopic Cushing Syndrome in a Patient with Metastatic Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma
Introduction: Ectopic Cushing syndrome was reported in 0.6% of patients with medullary thyroid carcinoma; it usually occurred in metastatic cases and significantly increases mortality.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Raluca Trifanescu
#858 Metastatic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors with Ectopic Cushing Syndrome: Could Everolimus Be a Safe Therapeutic Option?
Introduction: Everolimus(E) has proved effective in prolonging PFS in advanced P-NETs. As E is a substrate of CYP3A4 co-administration with ketoconazole (k), a strong inhibitor of CYP3A4 used to control hypercortisolism, should be avoided.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Maria Vittoria Davì
#2064 The Difficulties in Managing Metastatic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (pNETs) Causing Cushing’s Syndrome (CS)
Introduction: The pNETs causing CS are very rare and aggressive. Despite the use of various therapeutic modalities, their management is not well-established, representing nowadays a challenge.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Inmaculada Peiró Martínez
#1414 Non-functioning Adrenal Composite Pheochromocytoma-Ganglioneuroma Simultaneous with Subclinical Cushing's Syndrome Due to Contralateral Adrenal Hyperplasia - An Unusual Presentation
Introduction: “Composite” pheochromocytoma is a rare tumor, consisting of pheochromocytoma and neuroblastic tumors. The definite diagnosis is histological. Subclinical Cushing's syndrome refers to autonomous glucocorticoid production without specific signs and symptoms of Cushing's syndrome.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Antonia Ema Kiraly
#1426 Pseudotumor of Thymus Occuring After Hypercortisolism Recovery: Case Report
Introduction: Cushing syndrome is due to an ectopic secreting adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) in 10 % to 20% of cases. Among them, thymic tumors represent almost half of cases. It has been described that patients sometimes develop benign hyperplasia after hypercortisolism correction.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Salwa Baki
Authors: Baki S, El Mghari G, El Ansari N, ...
#2885 Ectopic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma: An Occult Source of ACTH
Introduction: About 250 cases of ectopic ACTH-producing neuroendocrine carcinoma (ACTH-NEC) have been reported; however metastatic ACTH-NEC of unknown primary is very rare. Usually are characterized by having a large cell, small cell, poorly differentiated or anaplastic cell, and Ki-67 index between 40-90%.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: MD Deyanira González Devia
#467 Thoracic and Gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) and Ectopic Adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) Syndrome (EAS)
Introduction: Ectopic Adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) Syndrome (EAS) is associated with a variety of malignancies, mostly of neuroendocrine origin. Several series report on the relative contribution of EAS in the spectrum of Cushing’s syndrome. However, information on the incidence/prevalence of EAS in the setting of patients diagnosed with thoracic or gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) is virtually absent.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Drs. Kimberly Kamp
Keywords: ACTH, GEP-NETS, Cushing
#1142 GastroEnteroPancreatic and Thoracic Neuroendocrine Tumors and the Ectopic Adrenocorticotropin Syndrome
Introduction: Ectopic Adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) Syndrome (EAS) is associated with a variety of malignancies, predominantly of neuroendocrine origin. Several series report on the relative contribution of EAS in the spectrum of Cushing’s syndrome. However, information on the incidence/prevalence and prognosis of EAS in the setting of patients diagnosed with Thoracic or GEP-NETs is virtually absent.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: drs. Kimberly Kamp
#1206 Two Cases of Ectopic ACTH-Secreting Neoplasm of Occult Origin Becoming Overt After Bilateral Adrenalectomy
Introduction: Cushing's syndrome (CS) is an endocrine disorder associated with serious consequences if not adequately treated. Nearly 80% of the cases of endogenous hypercortisolism are adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) dependent, the ACTH source being pituitary in about 70-80% and ectopic in 10-15%. The ACTH source may remain occult in few cases for many years in spite of extensive investigations.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Donato Iacovazzo
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