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5 results for "desmoplastic".
#1136 Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET): Relationship Between Radiologic Features, Functionality and Ki-67 Classification.
Introduction: Since small bowel NETs are usually small tumors, detection and characterization of metastatic affection plays an important role.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Victor Rodriguez-Laval
#556 Unresectable Mesenteric Midgut NETs: Are They a Unique Prognostic Category?
Introduction: Patients with lymph-node positive midgut NETs (stage IIIB) represent a heterogeneous group. While some have microscopic lymph node involvement on pathological evaluation, others may develop large, desmoplastic, unresectable tumors in the root of the mesentery.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Jonathan Strosberg
#911 Immunohistochemical Expression of Connective Tissue Growth Factor and Insulin-like Growth Factor-1 in Lung Carcinoids
Introduction: Several studies have shown altered expression of Insulin-like Growth Factor-1 (IGF-1) and its receptor (IGF-1R) in different types of cancers. Connective Tissue Growth Factor (CTGF) is triggered by Serotonin (5-HT) and Hypoxia Induced Factor 1 (HIF-1) and has been associated with tumor expansion and desmoplastic reaction in carcinoid tumors.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: George A Kanakis
Keywords: lung, carcinoid, CTGF, IGF-1
#1139 Role of Enteroclysis MDTC in the Diagnosis and Follow-Up of Ileal Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Among all the well differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NET) those originating from ileum present the more relevant diagnostic difficulties and remain therefore occult in a relevant percentage of cases in all the stages
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: MD Daniele Maiettini
#1530 Bizarre Neuroendocrine Tumour Presentations
Introduction: Herein we present two cases of neuroendocrine tumours (NET)with atypical presentations.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Carolina Palmela