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14 results for "merkel".
#1402 Merkel Cell Carcinoma of Lymph Node Without Skin Primary Can - and Should - Be Distinguished from Others Metastatic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma of lymph node without primary tumour (MCCNWP) is a rare tumour which can be misinterpreted as lymph node metastasis (LNM) from a high-grade neuroendocrine carcinoma (NEC) on histological examination. However, this distinction is crucial for therapeutic management.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: Prof. Serge Guyetant
#634 Merkel Cell Carcinoma in a Nine-Year-Old Girl
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) of the skin is a rare neuroendocrine tumor characterized by its rapid growth and aggressive clinical behavior. MCC is a typical tumor of older age (average age is 65 years). In children and adolescents less than 20 years of age, it is extremely rare. Information regarding MCC in childhood can be found in the literature only in the form of individual case reports. Due to the rarity of MCC in the young population, any clinical studies or treatment recommendations in these patients are missing.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Viera - Bajciova
Authors: Bajciova V, Kren L, Sterba J, Prasek J, ...
#1129 Expression and Clinical Significance of Merkel Cell Polyomavirus Large T Antigen in Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare and aggressive neuroendocrine skin cancer that is often associated with Merkel cell polyomavirus (MCPyV) infection. MCPyV expression and its relationship with clinical features and prognosis in MCC remain unclear.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Vera Delektorskaya
#1864 Analysis of mTOR, CXCR4 and PD-1 Checkpoint Pathways in Merkel Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinomas: Correlations with Prognosis and Viral Status
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare and aggressive cutaneous neuroendocrine tumor. Prognostic factors currently included in the reference AJCC classification are mainly clinical.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: Jonathan Benhamou
#69 Frequent biological association of Merkel cell polyomavirus with Merkel cell carcinomas
Introduction: Merkel cell polyomavirus (MCPyV) DNA has been detected by PCR in 75–100% of Merkel cell carcinomas (MCC), an aggressive neuroendocrine skin cancer. MCPyV is a 5.4 kb DNA virus that expresses tumor (T) antigen in tumor tissues.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Ernst-Jan M Speel
#703 Cutaneous Merkel Cell Carcinoma Treatment: Our Experience
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare neuroendocrine tumor of the skin.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: Dr Francesca Bruder
Authors: Bruder F, Barca M, Porcu S G, Dessena M, ...
#1375 Merkel Cell Carcinoma of the Knee Treated with Somatostatin Analogue and Radiotherapy: A Case Report
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare and aggressive primary cutaneous neuroendocrine malignancy. Chemotherapy with cisplatin (CDDP) and etoposide (VP16) is an effective treatment for metastatic MCC.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito
#1536 Merkel Cell Carcinoma – Epidemiology Data from the Czech National Cancer Registry
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is rare and aggressive neuroendocrine tumor. The incidence is increasing worldwide, most probably due to population aging (mostly in the Western Europe), higher rates of sun exposure, immunosuppression and other not well defined epigenetic changes.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD,PhD Viera Bajciova
#1726 A Long-Term Complete Response (CR) of Avelumab in Patient (pt) with Advanced Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC)
Introduction: MCC is a rare and aggressive cutaneous neuroendocrine cancer linked to exposure to the Merkel Polyomavirus (MCPyV). Cisplatin and VP16 chemo may be an effective treatment for metastatic MCC, but responses are often transient. The blockade of programmed death 1 (PD-1) immune inhibitory pathway by avelumab, an anti-PD-L1 checkpoint inhibitor, is being investigated in solid neoplasms. This strategy can also be of interest in MCC because these tumors often express PD-L1
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Sara Pusceddu
#1792 Treatment and Survival of 351 Patients Diagnosed with Merkel Cell Carcinoma in 2 Melanoma and Neuroendocrine Tumor Expert-Centers in the Netherlands
Introduction: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) is a rare and potentially aggressive neuroendocrine carcinoma of the skin. Because of its frequency, adequate data on treatment and survival are lacking.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: MSc Linde M van Veenendaal
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