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53 results for "giant pituitary adenomas".
#2006 The Frequency of Patients with Giant Pituitary Tumors from Retrospective Data
Introduction: In this scientific article an author discusses the results of researches 121 patients with different by volume formations of sellar area, from them - men - 59 (48,9%), women - 62 (51,1%).
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Professor Yulduz Urmanova
#930 Distinct Expression of Splicing Variants of the Human MEN1 (Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1) Gene in Various Pituitary Adenomas
Introduction: MEN1 is an autosomal-dominant tumor syndrome characterized by the occurrence of tumors in multiple endocrine tissues, including parathyroid, enteropancreatic neuroendocrine and anterior pituitary. The MEN1 gene consists of 10 exons transcribed into a 610 a.a. protein. It was reported that heterogeneity of human MEN1 gene transcripts related to variation in their 5’ UTR. Six distinct exsons1 (e1A-e1F) were isolated using RNA from thymus, pancreas and kidney.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Basic Science - Genetics, epigenetics, miRNAs
Presenting Author: Atsushi Ozawa
Keywords: MEN1, pituitary
#2227 Screening Benefits in MEN1-Associated Pituitary Adenomas
Introduction: MEN1 is an autosomal-dominant syndrome characterized by tumors of the parathyroid glands (95%), endocrine pancreatic-gastroenteric tract (40%), and pituitary gland (30%).
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: md Sabrina Chiloiro
#1910 Acute Somatostatin Analog Suppression Test in a Patient with Thyrotropin-secreting Pituitary Macroadenoma
Introduction: Thyrotropin-secreting pituitary adenomas are rare and often plurihormonal tumours. The long-acting somatostatin analogues (SSA) are effective in cases not cured after surgery.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Raluca Trifanescu
#89 Hyperplasia-adenoma sequence in pituitary carcinogenesis: new insight into the role of AIP gene
Introduction: Pituitary adenoma predisposition has been recently associated with germline mutations in the Aryl-Hydrocarbon Receptor Interacting Protein (AIP) gene. This association has been detected in familial and, more rarely, in sporadic cases. The mechanisms by which the AIP mutations promote pituitary adenoma development remain unknown.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: MD Chiara Villa
#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
#348 Management of Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 in Patients with Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Screening for MEN-1 is an integral part of examination of patients with pNETs because revelation of this hereditary pathology radically influences tactics of treatment.
Conference:
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Ivan Vasiliev
#1207 A Novel MEN1 Gene Variant in a Sporadic Case of Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1
Introduction: Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterised by the occurrence of hyperparathyroidism, pituitary adenomas and duodeno-pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (NETs). Germline mutations of the MEN1 gene are identified in up to 87% of MEN1 families and 82% of isolated MEN1 cases.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Donato Iacovazzo
#361 Rats heterozygous for the MENX-associated p27 mutation develop a MEN phenotype
Introduction: MENX is a spontaneous multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome in the rat showing phenotypic overlap with both MEN1 and MEN2 human syndromes. MENX is caused by a biallelic germline mutation of the Cdkn1b (p27) gene and it was described as recessively inherited. CDKN1B alterations have been also identified in human patients with MEN1-like features but no MEN1 mutations (MEN4).
Conference:
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: PhD Sara Molatore
Authors: Molatore S, Neff F, Wiedemann T, Lee M, ...
Keywords: MEN, p27, MTC
#524 Sunitinib in a MEN-1 Patient with Small Cell Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Thymus
Introduction: MEN-1 is an autosomal dominant disease caused by mutation of the oncosuppressor gene menin. MEN-1 is typically associated with hyperparathyroidism, islet cell tumors and pituitary adenomas, but it can also be associated with other neoplasms, such as thymic carcinoids.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Prof Giovannella Palmieri
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