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5 results for "extra-pulmonary tuberculosis".
#2036 Extra-Pulmonary Colonic Tuberculosis Presenting as Intestinal Obstruction in a Patient with Disseminated Carcinoid Tumour
Introduction: Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis is responsible for 13% of all tuberculosis cases in Brazil. The incidence of extra-pulmonary tuberculosis is mainly linked to HIV epidemic but recent meta-analysis also correlated it with other diseases like diabetes and mental disorders.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: MD Eloa Brabo
#2107 Carboplatin-Etoposide Chemotherapy (CB-ET) for Patients Diagnosed with Advanced Extra-Pulmonary (EP) Poorly Differentiated (PD) Neuroendocrine Carcinoma (NEC): Findings from a European Neuroendocrine Tumour Society Centre of Excellence
Introduction: Carboplatin-Etoposide is a first-line option for patients (pts) with advanced EP-PD-NEC. Data from randomised trials are lacking
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Melissa Frizziero
#647 Reducing the Risk of Tuberculosis Reactivation when Administering Everolimus for a Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor: A Case Report
Introduction: Everolimus can potentially reactivate tuberculosis (TB) through immunosuppression. This was recently reported to have occurred in a kidney transplant recipient. To date, no clear strategy has been developed for reducing the risk of TB reactivation during everolimus treatment.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD Takeshi Tamura
Keywords: everolimus, NET, LTBI
#1418 Extra-Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Carcinomas: A National Population Based Study
Introduction: Extra pulmonary neuroendocrine carcinomas(EPNEC) are rare tumours, this implies lack of knowledge on the burden.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MSc. Jan Maarten Van Der Zwan
Keywords: EP-NEC
#2034 International Survey of Clinical Practice Exploring Use of Platinum-Etoposide Chemotherapy for Extra-Pulmonary High Grade Neuroendocrine Carcinoma (EP-G3-NEC)
Introduction: Platinum-etoposide (PE) chemotherapy (CH) is a globally established combination for EP-G3-NEC; the optimal schedule has not been established.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Dr Angela Lamarca