3 results for "larynx".
Introduction: Neuroendocrine carcinomas (NECs) are a rare subgroup of neuroendocrine neoplasms that occasionally originate from gastro-entero-pancreatic (GEP) tract. Owing to their low incidence, evidences of the effectiveness of chemotherapy are scarce. Analogously to small cell lung cancer, platinum plus etoposide (Vp16) regimens are currently the standard treatment in first-line, while little data are available on the role of second-line treatment.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Camilla Bardasi
Introduction: Neuroendocrine neoplasm is extremely unusual and rare in the larynx. It accounts for less than 1% of all laryngeal malignancies. According to the origin, this tumor can be divided into neural and epithelial groups and epithelial origin tumors are further sub-classified based on the degree of differentiation (well-, moderately and poorly differentiated).
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Presenting Author: Shahin Nateghi
Introduction: Endocrine paraneoplastic syndromes (ePNS) result from production of bioactive substances from tumours not related to their expected tissue of origin. Neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs) have been associated with ectopic secretion of several hormones, but the prevalence of ePNS has only been described in a small number of studies.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference 2018 (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Eleftherios Chatzellis