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#2789 The Patient Journey – Experience from Symptoms to Diagnosis among Patients with Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumours (SINET)
Introduction: Patients with SINET often have diffuse symptoms delaying diagnosis. In a patient survey it was observed that 1/3 of NET patients had a time span to diagnosis of > 5 years, with a median of 52 months. Here we assess the patients’ experience during that time period.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Study Coordinato Kajsa Oberg Holgersson
#396 Telotristat Etiprate Produces Clinical and Biochemical Responses in Patients with Symptomatic Carcinoid Syndrome: Preliminary Results of an Ongoing Phase 2, Multicenter, Open-label, Serial-ascending, European Study
Introduction: Excess serotonin (5-HT) may cause gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms (e.g., diarrhea) in carcinoid syndrome (CS) patients. Telotristat etiprate is an oral serotonin synthesis inhibitor designed to reduce peripheral 5-HT levels and alleviate GI distress.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Marianne E Pavel
#463 Primary Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Parathyroid
Introduction: Parathyroids are derived from third and fourth branchial pouches and neuroendocrine C-cells originate for neighboring fifth branchial pouch. A close ontogenic relation between these embryonal pouches is illustrated in DiGeorge syndrome wherein there is an absence of parathyroid glands and C-cells. It is not known for certain if normal parathyroids contain NE cells. However, NETs of the parathyroid have been reported in two other cases (Medline search: 1966-2011).
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Mohammed Ahmed
Authors: Ahmed M, ...
Keywords: parathyroid NET
#539 Patterns of Care of Neuroendocrine Cancer in Ontario: Health Services Delivery
Introduction: Delayed diagnosis and treatment of NETs may result in increased health care utilization, medical costs and patient distress. Patients may be treated by different specialists and modalities.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Simron Singh
Authors: Singh S, Cukier M, Liu N, Saskin R, ...
#881 Web-Based Tailored Information and Support for Patients with a Neuroendocrine Tumor
Introduction: Patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NET) frequently experience physical and psychosocial complaints. Optimal patient information can form an essential aspect of supportive care. To give NET patients continuous access to information, we developed a web-based tailored information and support system.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: ...none of the below
Presenting Author: MD Grietje Bouma
#1296 The Application of Octreotide in a SINET Patient with Carcinoid Syndrome, Carcinoid Heart Disease and Carcinoid Crisis: A Case Report
Introduction: In Chinese population, small intestinal neuroendocrine tumor (SINET) only accounts for 2.2% of gastroenteropancreatic NET, while carcinoid syndrome, carcinoid heart disease (CHD) and carcinoid crisis are rarer.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Luohai Chen
Authors: Chen L, Zhang Y, Chen M, Chen J, ...
#1335 Quality of Life (QoL) and Psycho-social Distress in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasias (NEN) – Correlation with Tumor Stage, Clinical Status and Treatment
Introduction: Pat. with NEN require long-term therapy potentially associated with an impairment of QoL
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference 2016 (2016)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: PD. Dr. Christian Fottner
Authors: Reinhold M, Beutel M, Weber M M, ...
#1884 Towards Optimal Personalized Diet and Vitamin Supplementation in NET Patients; A Feasibility Study
Introduction: Patients with a neuroendocrine tumor (NET) often have gastro-intestinal complaints due to somatostatin analogue (SSA), tumor mass, secretion of neuroendocrine amines or treatment. This can lead to impaired absorption of critical food components such as vitamins. Serotonin producing NET patients may also have low plasma tryptophan.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: drs Ld de Hosson
#1885 Web-Based Tailored Information and Support for Patients with a Neuroendocrine Tumor
Introduction: Patients with a neuroendocrine tumour (NET) frequently experience physical and psychosocial complaints. Novel strategies to provide information to optimize supportive care in these patients are of interest.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: drs Ld de Hosson
#2049 Identifying the Severity of Psychosocial Symptoms among Patients Diagnosed with Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor. Do We Really Need Emotional Support Groups?
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs) are the second most common neoplasm. Most of the pNETs are diagnosed at later stages among those patients who are underprivileged. The diagnosis and treatment of neuroendocrine tumor is a continuous emotional distress for both patient and their family.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Dr Arooj Fatima
Authors: Fatima A, Zai S S A, ...