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#2161 Outcomes of Locoregional Treatment for Unifocal Progression in Widespread Metastatic Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: New systemic treatments have improved the therapeutic landscape for patients with progressive, metastatic GEP-NETs. While drugs such as everolimus are appropriate for patients with widespread disease progression, local treatment approaches may be more appropriate for patients with unifocal progression.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Taymeyah Al-Toubah
Authors: Al-Toubah T, Cives M, Anaya D, Soares H, ...
#161 Low Dose Multiple Cycle (LD/MT) Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy: a new concept for the treatment of well-differentiated metastatic neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: It has been shown experimentally that low dose radiation can effectively kill slow growing cancer cells. Also, external beam radiation therapy applies a fractionated delivery of radiation dose to reduce toxicity with equal or even better therapeutic efficacy.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Vikas Prasad
#1388 Nephrotoxicity after PRRT with 177Lu-DOTA-Octreotate
Introduction: Renal toxicity may occur after Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT). Risk factors have been identified for renal toxicity after 90Y based PRRT.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: Hendrik Bergsma
#399 Malignant Carotid Body Tumors (CBTs), Clinical Presentation, Investigations and Their Management
Introduction: Malignant CBTs are rare (incidence 0.012%) and their management is not well settled. We present 2 pts. with malignant CBTs to define their presentation, investigations done and treatment undertaken w/ FU.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Mohammed Ahmed
Authors: Ahmed M, Tuli M, Alsugair A, AlHindi H, ...
#1135 The Role of External Beam Radiotherapy in the Management of Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Palliative external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) is routinely used to control symptoms and disease progression in metastatic malignancies, but there is limited data in metastatic neuroendocrine tumours (NET).
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Dr Mehmet Yalchin
Keywords: EBRT, NET
#1776 External Beam Radiotherapy (EBRT) in the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Systematic Review
Introduction: EBRT is infrequently used to treat GEPNETS.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: ...none of the above
Presenting Author: Dr David Chan
Authors: Chan D, Thompson R, Lam M, Pavlakis N, ...
Keywords: EBRT, review
#80 Metastatic growth hormone secreting pituitary carcinoma treated with peptide receptor radionuclide therapy
Introduction: Pituitary carcinoma (PC) is an extremely rare condition defined by the presence of adenohypophyseal neoplastic tissue outside the pituitary. Clinical experience regarding diagnosis, management and prognosis of PC is very limited. Growth hormone (GH) secreting PC is even rarer and represents a particular challenge to clinical practice. Therapeutic modalities utilized to treat PC include surgery, radiation, hormonal therapy, and cytotoxic drugs. Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) is an emerging therapeutic modality that involves the targeted delivery of an ablative dose of radiolabelled somatostatin analog. PRRT has been applied to various neuroendocrine tumors and results in prolonged survival and enhanced quality of life. As yet, this therapy has not been applied to malignant pituitary tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Sameer Kassem
#628 Sequential Chemo-Radiation Therapy for Locally Advanced Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of Head and Neck
Introduction: Neuroendocrine carcinomas (NECs) of the head and neck are considered an infrequent clinico-pathological entity. Combined modality treatment represents an established therapeutic option for poorly differentiated forms where distant metastasis is a common pattern of failure.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Young Mi Seol
Authors: Seol Y M, ...
#880 Novel Succinate Dehydrogenase Subunit B Intronic Mutation in an Australian Kindred with Variable Clinical and Imaging Phenotype Necessitating Different Treatment Modalities Including 131-I MIBG and 177-Lutetium DOTATATE
Introduction: SDH B mutation has variable functional imaging phenotype challenging in terms of diagnosis, treatment modalities and follow-up.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Dr Kevin Lee
Authors: Lee K, Conway L, Burge M, Wyld D, ...
Keywords: SDHB, Paraganglioma
#1944 Predictive Value of Baseline Hematology Parameters on Outcome of 177Lu-DOTATOC PRRT
Introduction: In external beam radiotherapy it has been well established that improved tissue O2 increases therapy efficacy, likely mediated by O2 derived free radicals. Additionally, emerging evidence suggests immuno-stimulatory effects of radiotherapy through activation of lymphocytes.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies- Endoscopic treatment, surgical treatment
Presenting Author: Prof. Dr. Cornelis van Echteld
Authors: Kluge A, Baum R, Kulkarni H, Niepsch K, ...
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