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4 results for "elderly".
#710 Characterization of Elderly Patients (≥70 Years) with Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs)
Introduction: Incidence of NETs increases with age; however, age-specific epidemiologic analyses are lacking.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: María Isabel Sevilla García
Keywords: elderly, NETs
#2232 Role of Interval Reduction of Somatostatin Analogs in Patients with Progressive Neuroendocrine Tumors: Our Experience
Introduction: Interval reduction of somatostatin analogs (SSAs) is a possibly strategy for elderly patients with progressive metastatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Patients with diagnosis of NET are >75 years old in the 25% of cases. No randomized studies are available to evaluate efficacy of this treatment schedule.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito
#699 Ethanol Ablation in an 81-Year-Old Patient with Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor (Islet Cell Tumor) and Severe Hypoglycemia – A Case Study.
Introduction: The key clinical problem in patients with islet cell tumors are persistent hypoglycemia episodes, which are particularly dangerous in the elderly since neuroglycopenia may be the cause of stroke.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Elżbieta Andrysiak-Mamos
#2044 Are Current ENETS Guidelines for Surgery of Small (< 2cm) Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasms Implemented in German Surgical Community?
Introduction: According to ENETS guidelines small(<2cm) pNEN should be operated laparoscopically with parenchyma-sparing resection without formal lymphadenectomy.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Ioannis Mintziras