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22 results for "paraneoplastic hypercalcemia".
#2212 A Rare Case of Paraneoplastic Hypercalcemia Secondary to a Neuroendocrine Pancreatic Tumour (pNET).
Introduction: Paraneoplastic hypercalcemia (HC) is a well-described affection in literature. It can relay on several mechanisms among with bone osteolysis, Parathormone (PTH) related peptide (rp) production, primary hyperparathyroidism, and Calcitriol (CT) secretion. CT secretion-mediated HC is more frequently observed among lymphomas and has only been once reported in pNET.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Dr. Aïmen Belaïd
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#2191 Endocrine Paraneoplastic Syndromes in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasms
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)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Eleftherios Chatzellis
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#810 Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Presenting in Pregnancy with Severe Hypercalcemia
Introduction: Malignant hypercalcemia secondary to pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (pNET) is a rare occurrence with no standard management. We report a challenging case of pNET presenting during pregnancy and complicated by severe hypercalcemia.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Rita E Assi
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#1108 Regression of Paraneoplastic Optic Neuropathy Associated with Glucagonoma After Surgical Resection
Introduction: Glucagonomas-associated ocular manifestations have been exceptionally reported.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Lucie Defour
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#506 Paraneoplastic Neurological Syndrome in a Patient with a Pancreatic Well-Differentiated Endocrine Tumor
Introduction: Few studies report the association of neurological syndromes with a carcinoid, the majority being small-cell lung cancer.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Maria Pia Brizzi
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#981 Parathyroid Hormone-Related Peptide (PTHrP) Secretion by Metastatic Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP-NET): Clinical Features, Diagnosis, Management, and Long-Term Follow-Up
Introduction: There are a few large series of patients with parathyroid hormone (PTH)-related protein (PTHrP) secreting neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) causing severe hypercalcemia.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Drs Kimberly Kamp
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Keywords: PTH, PTHrP, net, hypercalcemia
#2145 Thrombotic Risk in Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Single Centre Experience
Introduction: Neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs) comprise a heterogeneous group of neoplasms associated with paraneoplastic syndromes. Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a frequent complication in neoplastic patients and it is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. To date, there have been no specific studies in NEN, except for glucagon-secreting tumors
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD Federica Alessandra Cavalcoli
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#853 Paraneoplastic Encephalitis in a Patient with Exceptionally Long Survival Despite a Hepatic Metastatic Neuroendocrine Rectum Neoplasm
Introduction: We report the instructive case of a woman that was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine neoplasm (NEN) of the rectum with multiple liver metastases, who subsequently developed an anti-Ri positive paraneoplastic neurological syndrom (PNS).
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: M.D. Sebastian Krug
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Keywords: rectum, anti-Ri, TACE, PNS
#20 Paraneoplastic antigen Ma2 (PNMA2) auto-antibodies as biomarkers for early small intestine neuroendocrine tumors detection
Introduction: Small intestine neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) comprise well-differentiated NET (benign carcinoid), well-differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma (malignant carcinoid) and poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma (NEC). The majority of NET patients have developed liver metastases at the time of diagnosis and surgery is then seldom curative. Novel predictive, diagnostic and prognostic markers are thus needed to improve our capabilities to diagnose and cure these tumors. We have previously identified six novel marker genes for neuroendocrine tumor cells by using Affymetrix microarrays and advanced bioinformatics. One of this markers, the paraneoplastic antigen Ma2 (PNMA2), which is normally expressed only in nervous tissue, can in the process of carcinogenesis be detected in tumors located outside the nervous system. The finding that Ma2 is expressed in small intestine neuroendocrine primary tumors and their metastases made it interesting to screen whether antibodies against Ma2 are present in the serum of NET patients.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: PhD Valeria Giandomenico
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#193 Paraneoplastic Antigen Ma2 Autoantibodies as Specific Blood Biomarkers for Detection of Early Recurrence of Small Intestine Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Small intestine neuroendocrine tumors (SI-NETs) are rare fatal cancers. Many patients develop metastatis before diagnosis. There is no available curative treatment for patients with metastasis.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Associate Profes Valeria Giandomenico
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