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435 results for "ileal carcinoid".
#262 Changes on Chromosome 18 are Involved in Sporadic and Familial Ileal Carcinoid Tumor Development
Introduction: Small intestine neuroendocrine tumors (ileal carcinoid) is generally considered a sporadic disease. We have identified nine families with an ileal carcinoid tumor diagnosed in two or more individuals.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Professor Eva Tiensuu Janson
#500 Duodenal Carcinoid Tumors are Associated with Increased Survival and Earlier Detection When Compared with Jejunal or Ileal Carcinoids: A Population Based Study
Introduction: Seventy to eighty percent of small intestinal carcinoids (SIC) are found incidentally. Jejunal and ileal lesions can often be resected locally, but advanced duodenal carcinoids require high-risk pancreaticoduodenectomy.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Sunil Amin
Authors: Amin S, Kim M, Frucht H, ...
#1053 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor and Ileal Carcinoid in Acromegaly. Pluriglandular Association in Non-MEN 1 Patient: A Case Report.
Introduction: Pluriglandolar endocrine disease in patients without familial inherited disease (non-MEN 1) are very rare. Primary Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (pNET) and ileal carcinoid tumors have different embryologic origin (foregut and midgut respectively).
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Doctor Valbona Lico
#119 Valproic acid induces apoptosis-mediated cell death of the ileal carcinoid cell line GOT1
Introduction: Downregulation of tumor suppressor genes, evasion from apoptosis, and reduced differentiation are hallmarks of cancer that can be due to abnormal epigenetic control. Histone deacetylase (HDAC) is an enzyme involved in the deacetylation of histone proteins, resulting in chromatin remodelling and altered gene transcription. HDAC inhibitors are emerging as useful anticancer drugs.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Yvonne Arvidsson
Authors: Arvidsson Y, Ahlman H, Nilsson O, ...
#139 Association of carcinoid with noncarcinoid neoplasms
Introduction: Carcinoid tumors have a complex disease spectrum. Most have a benign clinical course, but some are aggressive, with invasive growth, metastasis and short survival. In carcinoid tumors, more than 20% are associated with noncarcinoid neoplasms. When the second tumor is a more malignant lesion, the prognosis usually is correlated more closely with the noncarcinoid malignant neoplasm.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Joao C Ribeiro
#717 A Pancreatic Metastasis from Carcinoid Midgut Tumor
Introduction: Metastatic lesions to the pancreas are rare.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: professor Claudio Pasquali
#640 Chomogranin A, NSE, and 5-Hydroxyindolacetic Acid Measurements in Malignant Carcinoids
Introduction: GEP-NETs are a heterogeneous group of cancers more common in the small intestine which are usually asymptomatic. In patients with malignant carcinoids, a number of tumor markers (TMs) have been considered enclosing urinary 5-hydroxyindolacetic acid (5-HIAA), chromogranin A (CgA), and neuron-specific enolase (NSE) serum levels measurements. Unfortunately, the sensitivity of each TM largely depends on disease extent and the presence of functioning tumors, and thus their usefulness is still unclear.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Professor Franco Lumachi
#1138 Staged Percutaneous Treatment of Severe Carcinoid Heart Disease by Transfemoral Pulmonary Valve Replacement and Novel Vena Cava Valve Implantation
Introduction: Carcinoid heart disease with severe valve destruction represents the major cause of high morbidity and mortality in patients with carcinoid syndrome.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr René Pschowski
Authors: Pschowski R, Laule M, Baur A, Pape U F, ...
#1139 Role of Enteroclysis MDTC in the Diagnosis and Follow-Up of Ileal Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Among all the well differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NET) those originating from ileum present the more relevant diagnostic difficulties and remain therefore occult in a relevant percentage of cases in all the stages
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: MD Daniele Maiettini
#1933 Unusual Presentation of Carcinoid Syndrome in Chronic Pancreatitis
Introduction: A carcinoid tumor often causes no symptoms in its early stages and is usually found unexpectedly. The carcinoid syndrome appears when the tumor spreads to the liver.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Doctor Valbona Liço