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47 results for "flushing".
#43 Relationship between neuroendocrine tumor-related symptoms and RAND-36 health-related quality of life scores
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) can secrete hormones that cause flushing and diarrhea (carcinoid syndrome) and disrupt health-related quality of life (HRQL).
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Jennifer L Beaumont
Authors: Beaumont J L, Liu Z, Choi S, Yao J C, ...
#2063 Interim Analyses LANREL07484: Response to Treatment and Self-Reported Satisfaction in Symtoms in Patients with Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors Treated with Lanreotide Autogel in South Africa
Introduction: An ongoing South African observational study in patients with symptomatic gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NET)
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Monique Nel
#75 Carcinoid and carcinoid syndrome: analysis of 110 cases from a single insitute
Introduction: Carcinoid syndrome (CS) often presents with flushing, diarrhea and carcinoid heart disease (CHD).
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Emilio Bajetta
#131 Efficacy and safety results from a Phase II study of pasireotide (SOM230) in the treatment of patients with metastatic NETs refractory or resistant to octreotide LAR
Introduction: Pasireotide, a multi-receptor targeted somatostatin analogue, has 30-, 5- and 39-fold greater affinity for sst1,3 and sst5 receptors, respectively, and a slightly lower affinity for sst2, than octreotide. Because of this multi-receptor binding profile, pasireotide may be effective in controlling symptoms of carcinoid syndrome in patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) who are no longer responsive to currently available somatostatin analogues.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Larry K Kvols
#1068 Telotristat Etiprate in a Subset of Carcinoid Syndrome Patients Who Have High Levels of Urinary 5-hydroxyindoleacetic Acid and Frequent Flushing
Introduction: Serotonin is a key mediator of carcinoid syndrome (CS). CS patients (pts) with high levels of urinary 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid (u5-HIAA, a serotonin metabolite) and >3 flushing episodes/day are at increased risk of developing carcinoid heart disease (CaHD).
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Darren Wheeler
#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
#482 Well-Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors (WDNETs) and Carcinoid Syndrome (CS): A Retrospective Analysis of 110 Patients from Istituto Nazionale Tumori Milano
Introduction: CS is characterized by flushing, diarrhea and carcinoid heart disease (CHD) alone or in association.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD Sara Pusceddu
#872 Urinary 5-hydroxyindoleacetic Acid In Serotonin-Producing Neuroendocrine Tumors: Correlation with Disease Features and Patients' Survival
Introduction: Urinary 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid (U-5HIAA) is a useful marker for serotonin-producing neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Its prognostic role, however, is yet to be fully elucidated.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Theo K Bartholomew
#1363 Efficacy of Lutetium-177 DOTA Octreotate Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy in Patients with Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumours and Carcinoid Syndrome Refractory to Somatostatin Analogues
Introduction: Somatostatin Analogues (SSAs) are considered the gold standard treatment in Neuroendocrine Tumours (NETs) and carcinoid syndrome.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: Dr Apostolos Koffas
#1684 An Exploratory Patient Centric Analysis of the ELECT Trial: A Phase 3 Study of Efficacy and Safety of Lanreotide Autogel/Depot (LAN) Treatment for Patients (pts) with Carcinoid Syndrome (CS)
Introduction: In ELECT, LAN 120mg every 4 weeks significantly reduced octreotide rescue therapy use for symptomatic CS control vs placebo (PBO).
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: George Camba
Keywords: SSA, carcinoid, symptoms