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1263 results for "disease free survival".
#445 Comparison of Prognostic Capacity for Overall Survival (OS) and Disease-Free Survival (DFS) of Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) Classifications: 2010 WHO, TNM Staging-ENETS and AJCC
Introduction: Current NETs classifications are: WHO, ENETS and AJCC. No consensus exists about which one more accurately predicts NET outcomes.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dra Nuria Mulet-Margalef
#156 Toxicity, response and survival analyses of Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) in treatment refractory metastatic thyroid cancer using Yttrium-90 and Lutetium-177 Labeled somatostatin analogs
Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) represents about 3-16% of thyroid cancer. After first line treatment, therapeutic options for locally recurrent or metastasizing tumors include repeated surgery, whenever possible. Doxorubicin containing chemotherapy regimens in iodine-nonavid differentiated thyroid cancer have poor efficacy.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Vikas Prasad
Authors: Prasad V, Budiawan H, Ali S, Hoersch D, ...
#2096 The Number of Positive Nodes Accurately Predicts Recurrence after Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Nonfunctioning Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: The presence of lymph node metastases is one of the most powerful predictor of recurrence after surgery for pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (PanNENs), but the most appropriate nodal staging for PanNENs is unclear.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Pathology - grading, staging
Presenting Author: Valentina Andreasi
Authors: Andreasi V, Partelli S, Javed A A, He J, ...
#2136 Combination of Capecitabine and Temozolomide for Advanced Thymic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: In vitro data indicate that the combination of capecitabine(CAP) and temozolomide(TEM) is synergistic for induction of apoptosis in neuroendocrine tumor cell lines. It has been proven that the CAPTEM regimen is associated with an exceptionally high and durable response rate in patients with metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. However, there is less evidence to illustrate if the CAPTEM regimen is effective for thymic neuroendorine tumors(TNET).
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Prof. Huang-Ying Tan
Authors: Wang X, Li Y L, Shi Y F, Chen Y Y, ...
#1041 Surgical Management of Carcinoid Valve Disease-Mechanical versus Tissue Valves
Introduction: The prosthetic valve of choice in patients with carcinoid valve disease (CVD) remains controversial due to the limited life expectancy of patients with advanced-stage neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) on one hand, and concerns regarding structural valve deterioration (SVD) on the other.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: MD Simona Glasberg
Authors: Glasberg S, Atlan J, Korach A, Dabah A, ...
#1860 Carcinoid Heart Disease (CHD): Prognostic Value of 5-HIAA and Impact on Survival – A Systematic Literature Review
Introduction: CHD is a life threatening complication of carcinoid syndrome. Its exact pathophysiology is uncertain but several studies have identified serotonin as a potential key mediator. The amount of serotonin production can be assessed by the dosage of its metabolite 5-HIAA in urine or plasma.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: Marion Feuilly
Authors: Haig J, Kohli M, Pastor L, Feuilly M, ...
#33 Survival of Neuroendocrine Tumour Patients in Newcastle NHS Foundation Trust
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are rare neoplasms, with an incidence of 2-2.4 per 100,000, which derive from the neurones and epithelial cells of the diffuse neuroendocrine system. Neuropeptide-secreting NETs may present with overt clinical symptoms including abdominal pain, flushing and diarrhoea, whereas non-functioning NETs may be asymptomatic or present with obstructive symptoms. In Newcastle NHS Foundation Trust, NET patients are managed with a multi-disciplinary approach, according to UK and European NET guidelines.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Andy James
Authors: Hearn K, Teo L, Bernstone G, Johnson S, ...
#1792 Treatment and Survival of 351 Patients Diagnosed with Merkel Cell Carcinoma in 2 Melanoma and Neuroendocrine Tumor Expert-Centers in the Netherlands
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare and potentially aggressive neuroendocrine carcinoma of the skin. Because of its frequency, adequate data on treatment and survival are lacking.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: MSc Linde M van Veenendaal
#1225 Everolimus in Patients (pts) with Advanced Lung Carcinoids: Evaluation of Median Progression Free Survival (PFS) and Median Time to First Dose Decrease or Discontinuation (DDD)
Introduction: Treatment of well-differentiated (WD) lung neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) is challenging. Everolimus (mTOR inhibitor) has shown encouraging results in digestive NETs but data about its activity on lung carcinoid are sparse.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: MD Letizia Gianoncelli
#1234 100 Cases of Pancreatic Resections for Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors. The Royal Free Hospital Experience
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (pNETs) are rare neoplasms of variable grade of malignancy. Surgery is the only curative treatment.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: Domenico Tamburrino