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224 results for "hepatic arterial embolisation".
#686 Hepatic Arterial Embolization for Gastroenteropancreatic NET Liver Metastases
Introduction: Selective hepatic arterial embolization (HAE) with polyvinyl alcohol particles has been shown to be equivalent to chemoembolization for patients with hepatic gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) neuroendocrine metastases. There remains debate about its clinical effectiveness and which patients benefit from treatment.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Mr Colin Wilson
#1061 Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization for Unresectable Metastatic Hepatic Lesions of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: The blood supply of metastatic hepatic neuroendocrine tumors is mainly supplied by hepatic arteries. For unresectable metastatic NETs, selective embolisation of the hepatic arteries may be therapeutic.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: Bao Xin
Authors: Xin B, Lou W, Ji Y, Liu L X, ...
Keywords: pnet, hepatic lesion, tace
#810 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Presenting in Pregnancy with Severe Hypercalcemia
Introduction: Malignant hypercalcemia secondary to pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (pNET) is a rare occurrence with no standard management. We report a challenging case of pNET presenting during pregnancy and complicated by severe hypercalcemia.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Rita E Assi
Authors: Assi R E, Shamseddine A, ...
#27 Combined treatment of rapidly progressing neuroendocrine tumors by transcatheter arterial chemoembolisation of the liver and peptide-receptor radiotherapy is save and effective. Report of thirty consecutive patients
Introduction: Patients with rapidly progressing neuroendocrine tumors presenting with high tumor load and/or severe clinical syndromes are clinically challenging and with limited life expectany. Peptide receptor radiotherapy (PRRT) and transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE) have demonstrated efficacy in the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors. However, there are no reports that both therapies have been applied in combination.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD Dieter Hörsch
Keywords: PRRT, TACE
#211 Phase II Study of Sunitinib Following Hepatic Transarterial Embolization for Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Hepatic transarterial embolization is often recommended for patients with liver-predominant metastatic NETs. Antiangiogenic therapy following embolization may delay tumor revascularization.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Jonathan Strosberg
#1293 The Role of Hepatic Intra-arterial Therapies in Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumours (NETs): A Specialist Center Experience.
Introduction: Liver metastases are relatively common in patients with NETs, having a negative impact on prognosis. The options for selective liver metastases therapy are limited to catheter guided procedures: TACE, TAE or SIRT. Data regarding the effectiveness & safety of these procedures in different types of NETs is limited.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: MD Simona Glasberg
#457 Comparison of Transarterial Liver-Directed Therapies (LDT) for Low-Grade Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (mNETs)
Introduction: Transarterial LDT can ameliorate symptoms and improve time to tumor progression (TTP) in mNETs.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Eric Engelman
#695 Pancreatic Angiography with Selective Intra-Arterial Calcium Stimulation for the Localization of Insulinomas: A Case Report.
Introduction: Surgery is the gold standard treatment of insulinomas. Before planning the surgical procedure, the tumor must be precisely localized. Usually, the combination of Endoscopic Ultrasound, Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging localize more than 80% of the tumors. But due to its small size, other more sophisticated techniques must be performed in order to improve the diagnosis accuracy. Some of them, like angiography, are invasive.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Medical Doctor Javier Pi
#133 Effectiveness of transarterial embolization of liver neuroendocrine metastases
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) with diffuse liver metastases have a poor prognosis and prove difficult to palliate. Somatostatin analogues and chemotherapy have been used but often are poorly tolerated and may not provide symptom relief. Transarterial Embolization (TAE) is being increasingly used to improve symptom control and reduce tumor size. We looked at the last 5-year experience of TAE in patients with hepatic metastases from neuroendocrine tumors.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Dalvinder S Mandair
#1261 Emergency Therapy for Liver Metastases from Advanced VIPoma: Surgery or Transarterial Chemoembolization
Introduction: VIPoma is a rare neuroendocrine tumor (NET) with a high potential to develop hepatic metastases and poor prognosis. The primitive tumor is non-symptomatic and usually localized within the pancreas. Liver metastasis drove the prognosis and induced profuse watery diarrhea or renal failure.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: MD Johann Dréanic