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#2789 The Patient Journey – Experience from Symptoms to Diagnosis among Patients with Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumours (SINET)
Introduction: Patients with SINET often have diffuse symptoms delaying diagnosis. In a patient survey it was observed that 1/3 of NET patients had a time span to diagnosis of > 5 years, with a median of 52 months. Here we assess the patients’ experience during that time period.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Study Coordinato Kajsa Oberg Holgersson
#3021 Homecare Service for Administration of Lanreotide Autogel Injections: Assessment of Patients’ Experience
Introduction: In the past, all Neuroendocrine Neoplasm (NEN) patients (pts) on long-acting somatostatin analogues (SA), had to attend local hospitals/clinics to have them administered by nurses/doctors. Recently, a “homecare service” was developed, allowing pts to have their injections delivered to their home and injections were either administered by themselves, their partner or a Specialist Nurse (SN).
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Dr Julian Gertner
Keywords: homecare
#3078 Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor: Experience of an Algerian Centre
Introduction: Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEP-NETs) constitute a rare and heterogeneous group of tumors and still constitute a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Dr Mohammed Alaeddine Saidi
Authors: Aris H, Ghomari S, ...
#2701 Assessing the Gaps in Experience and Knowledge of Australian Primary Health Care Professionals (GPs), in Treating and Caring for the Increasing Number of Australian Neuroendocrine Tumour (NET) Patients
Introduction: Conservatively,the incidence of NETs is 7 / 000' p.a, however,the prevalence of patients living with NETs is higher,40/000',making it the 2nd most common GI malignancy after colorectal cancer.Patients are living longer,however,with impaired quality of life.Management of debilitating symptoms such as diarrhoea,fatigue,anxiety,and flushing are complex and heterogenous.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Trials in Progress/Trials in Concept
Presenting Author: Simone Leyden
Authors: Leyden S, Cummins M, Wakelin K, ...
#2925 A Single Centre Experience of Open Surgery for Pancreatic Insulinomas on 88 Patients
Introduction: Insulinomas are functioning pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (NENs), typically small and with a benign clinical course in more than 90% of cases.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Surgical treatment and Ablative Therapies
Presenting Author: Dr Anna Caterina Milanetto
#3067 Somatostatin Analogs in Real‐World Practice for Patients with Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Single Institution Experience in the Ouest of Algeria (CHU Oran)
Introduction: The efficacy of somatostatin analogs (SSAs) were clearly established trough pivotal trials as first‐line agents for neuroendocrine tumors (NETs), but their use in clinical practice is largely unknown.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Nadia Ameziane
#2937 Brain Metastasis in Patients with Neuroendocrine Neoplasia of Gastroenteropancreatic Origin: A Single Centre Experience
Introduction: Brain metastasis (BrMet) in patients (pts) with neuroendocrine neoplasia (NEN) of gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) origin is extremely rare. Data on management and outcome are limited.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Nuclear Medicine - Imaging and Therapy (PRRT)
Presenting Author: Dr Javad Saghebi
Authors: Saghebi J, Hicks R, Michael M, Kong G, ...
#2696 Difficulties in Providing Palliative Care in Rural India (West Bengal) – Experience of an NGO
Introduction: As in any developing countries state of West Bengal in India has a huge burden of cancer patients in advanced stage coming from rural area where awareness regarding the usefulness of palliative care in rather poor.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: Nabanita Mandal
Authors: Mandal N, ...
#2753 Risk of PRRT-Associated Bowel Obstruction in Patients with Mesenteric/Peritoneal Disease and Potential Role of Corticosteroids in Treatment
Introduction: Although radiation-induced mesenteritis or peritonitis can potentially exacerbate risk of bowel obstruction, there are no data in the literature on incidence of intestinal obstruction related to peptide receptor radiotherapy (PRRT)
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Nuclear Medicine - Imaging and Therapy (PRRT)
Presenting Author: Dr. Jonathan Strosberg
#2894 Single Institution Experience with Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) in Neuroendocrine Tumors (NET)
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are a rare and heterogenous group of tumors with rising incidence. Peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) with radiolabeled somatostatin analogue is an encouraging systemic treatment modality with minimum side effects.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Nuclear Medicine - Imaging and Therapy (PRRT)
Presenting Author: Dr. Heying Duan
Authors: Duan H, Ninatti G, Girod B, Ferri V, ...
Keywords: NET, PRRT, ORR, PFS