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161 results for "ectopic hormone secretion".
#125 Ectopic hormone secreting phaeochromocytoma: A francophone observational study
Introduction: Ectopic hormone-secreting phaeochromocytomas are rare and only small reports of 1-2 cases exist in the literature. In the past, this condition has been linked with increased malignancy, familial syndromes and ACTH secretion.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof Bruno Carnaille
#2191 Endocrine Paraneoplastic Syndromes in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: Endocrine paraneoplastic syndromes (ePNS) result from production of bioactive substances from tumours not related to their expected tissue of origin. Neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs) have been associated with ectopic secretion of several hormones, but the prevalence of ePNS has only been described in a small number of studies.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Eleftherios Chatzellis
#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
#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, ...
#871 Success with Lutetium-177 DOTATATE Therapy in Cushing’s Syndrome Caused by Functional Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor (pNET) with Ectopic Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH) Secretion Refractory to Concomitant Everolimus, Pasireotide and Metyrapone
Introduction: We report a case of a 59-year-old female presenting with florid ACTH-dependent Cushing’s syndrome complicated by pulmonary cryptococcal infection.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr Bryan A Chan
Authors: Chan B A, Wyld D, Burge M, Cuneo R, ...
#2233 Potential Effects of Ketoconazole on ACTH-Producing and Non-ACTH-Producing Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Prolonged biochemical remission after treatment with steroidogenesis inhibitors has been described in patients with Cushing’s syndrome due to ectopic adrenocorticotropin hormone (ACTH) production. Some studies have suggested antiproliferative and apoptotic effect of ketoconazole in human cancer cells.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: Aura Dulcinea Herrera-Martínez
#2271 Effects of Multi-Receptor Targeting Drugs in Neuroendocrine Tumors Using 3D Cell Culture
Introduction: Symptom control in functioning neuroendocrine tumors(NETs) may be difficult in some cases, thus, new therapeutic options, including multi-receptor targeting drugs are required.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Basic Science - In vitro models, tumor growth, CTCs
Presenting Author: Aura Dulcinea Herrera-Martínez
#160 The role of T-type calcium channels in medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC): T-type calcium channel blockers inhibit hormone secretion and induce apoptotic cell death in a human MTC cell line
Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) accounts for approximately 5-10% of thyroid cancers. In the case of tumors limited to the thyroid gland, the prognosis is generally favorable, whereas 5-year survival averages only 40% in patients with metastatic disease. In these patients, conventional chemotherapy only occasionally leads to a complete response and partial responses are observed in less than 30% of the cases. Therefore, intense efforts are currently directed toward the identification of new druggable targets for the treatment of this devastating disease.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Rosario Pivonello
#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)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Drs Kimberly Kamp
Keywords: PTH, PTHrP, net, hypercalcemia
#1266 Three Cases of Ectopic Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Syndrome Due to Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma
Introduction: Сushing's syndrome (CS) in medullar thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is rare. Among patients with MTC 0,7 % developed ectopic ACTH-syndrome (EAS). EAS due to MTS occurs in 2,2-8% of cases.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Iya Voronkova
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