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208 results for "hepatic artery embolization".
#77 Angiogenesis markers after hepatic artery embolization of liver metastases in patients with neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: In the event of diffuse hepatic metastases, hepatic artery embolization (HAE) can be a successful treatment option in patients with well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (WNET). Although there are suggestions of activation of the angiogenesis by HAE, no information is available about the development of growth factors caused by vascular obstruction with embolization.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MSc Catharina M Korse
#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
#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
#374 Hyperammonemic Encephalopathy in Neuroendocrine Tumor Resolved Through Liver Embolization: A Case Report
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors are a rare cause of secondary hyperammonemic encephalopathy. Possible etiological mechanisms are global hepatic dysfunction secondary to tumor burden or microvascular portosystemic shunting in the liver metastases often present in GEP-NET.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Timon Vandamme
Authors: Vandamme T, Kunnen J, Simoens M, ...
#297 Hepatic Arterial Embolization v. Chemoembolization in Patients with Liver Metastases of Digestive Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Promising results have been reported using hepatic arterial chemoembolization (CE) or embolization (E) alone in patients with liver metastases of DET, but these modalities have not been compared.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Pr Philippe Ruszniewski
#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
#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
#25 Predictors of response to radio-embolization (TheraSphere ®) treatment of neuro-endocrine liver metastasis
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) frequently metastasize to the liver. Most patients have diffuse, and therefore incurable, disease. NET liver metastasis has been shown to respond to yttrium-90 microspheres therapy. This study aims to define factors that predict response to radio-embolization in patients with NET liver metastases.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Mazen Hassanain
#1054 Radioembolization with 90Y-Labelled Resin Microspheres in Patients with Liver Metastases from Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Hepatic arterial embolization with 90Y-labelled microspheres is a method of delivering radioactivity to liver tumors, that has been used to treat primary hepatocellular carcinomas and liver metastases from colorectal carcinomas and neuroendocrine tumors.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: Associate Prof Dan Granberg
#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