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54 results for "monitoring".
#281 Biochemical Markers in Diagnosis and Monitoring of Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: The biochemical diagnosis and monitoring of neuroendocrine tumors is very important in the clinical management of patients.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Nina V. Lyubimova
#1070 Subtype Classification and Clinicopathological Characteristics of 78 Cases with Gastric Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
Introduction: Gastric NENs are a group of neoplasms with diverse clinicopathological features.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Dr. Huang Ying Tan
Authors: Zhang C, Tan H Y, Liu J X, Luo J, ...
#34 Plasma Chromogranin A(CgA) and Urinary 5 Hydroxy-indoleacetic acid(5-HIAA) use in monitoring somatostatin analogue(SSA) therapy at Newcastle NHS Foundation Trust
Introduction: Two main biochemical markers, plasma chromogranin A (CgA) and urinary 5 hydroxy-indoleacetic acid (5-HIAA) are used to aid staging and monitoring of patients with neuroendocrine (NET) tumors. Somatostatin analogues (SSA) such as octreotide and lanreotide have been used to alleviate symptoms and disease progression in NET patients. This study evaluates the use of CgA and 5HIAA in monitoring NET patients on SSA therapy at Newcastle NHS Foundation Trust.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Andy James
Authors: Teo L, Hearn K, Bernstone G, Wright R, ...
#1704 Diffusion Weighted Imaging as a Screening Tool in the Detection and Monitoring of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours in Patients with Familial Cancer Syndromes.
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (PNETs) occur at a higher frequency and at a younger age in patients with certain genetic conditions e.g. Von Hippel Lindau and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1. Screening for early detection and monitoring growth rates of PNETs in these high risk patients is vital in their management. MRI has emerged as the gold standard for imaging the pancreas for the detection of PNETs and diffusion weighted imaging (DWI) has become an invaluable adjunct.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Dr Carys Jenkins
Authors: Jenkins C, Thomas W, Parry C, Khan M, ...
Keywords: PNET, MRI, VHL, MEN1
#418 Chromogranin A (CgA) in the Diagnosis and Monitoring of Patients with Gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET): A Single-Institution Experience
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP NET) are heterogeneous neoplasms with different malignancy. Plasma chromogranin A (CgA) may play an important role in predicting outcome.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Sara Massironi
Keywords: CgA, GEP-NET
#1525 Retrospective Review of Single Centre’s Experience of the Side Effects Reported by Patients Receiving Everolimus and the Potential Implications Relating to Patient Monitoring and Education
Introduction: Everolimus, an mTOR inhibitor, is a recommended therapy for patients with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours. It has recognised toxicity profile.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Targeted therapies
Presenting Author: Philippa Davies
Authors: Davies P, ...
#152 Validation of a new assay that uses 2 monoclonal antibodies to measure intact and fragmented plasma CgA levels
Introduction: Plasma chromogranin A (CgA) levels are elevated in a variety of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) and are used to aid in diagnosis, prognosis, and monitoring of treatment effects in NETs patients. We evaluated a newer sandwich ELISA assay (Cisbio US, Bedford, MA, USA) that utilizes two monoclonal antibodies that bind to the mid-region of the CgA protein and allow measurement of intact and fragmented circulating CgA. The results from the assay validation indicative of its overall robustness in terms of sensitivity, specificity, reproducibility, and stability are presented here.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Monica Motwani
#749 Natural History of Atypical Carcinoid of Lung After Surgery
Introduction: The natural history of atypical carcinoid (AC) is poorly known.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC, pheochromocytoma)
Presenting Author: Francesca Marciello
#832 The Role of Plasma Chromogranin A as Assessment of Treatment Response in Grade 1-3 Non-Functioning Gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Chromogranin A (CgA) is considered to be of value not only in diagnosis but also in monitoring the disease response to treatment. However, only a few studies have been published on this issue.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: Professor Young Park
Authors: Park Y, Kim S, Lee J, Park S, ...
#889 Delayed Haematological Toxicity in Patients Treated with 177Lu-octreotate Peptide Receptor Radiotherapy (PRRT) for Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs)
Introduction: PRRT is associated with a high tumor control rate and early toxicity seems acceptable (haematological grade 3-4 toxicity: 11.3%). Long-term monitoring of haematological toxicity is unavailable.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: Dr Olivia Hentic