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3 results for "pro-insulin".
#192 Successfull Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Alcoholic Ablation of Insulinoma
Introduction: Insulinomas are rare endocrine tumors. The golden treatment is surgical resection. EUS-guided alcohol ablation is a new promising method to treat those patients who are not surgical candidates.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD Christina Schnack
#2192 Immunohistochemical Profiles in 81 Patients with Resected Insulinomas
Introduction: Ninety percent of insulinomas are benign. However, there are no well-defined immunohistochemical criteria that can distinguish a benign from a malignant insulinoma
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Pathology - grading, staging
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Mikkel Andreassen
#50 Clinical-morphology correlation in diagnostics and evaluating surgery results of pancreatic insulinoma and nesidiobastosis
Introduction: Organic hyperinsulinism syndrome (OHS) is revealed in 85% cases of pancreas insulinoma. Nesidioblastosis (NB) induces OHS in 15% of the cases. Surgical cure provides all symptoms of insulinoma disappearing, while cytoreductive operation results in considerable improvement of life quality. There is no intraoperative opportunity to reveal insulinoma grade, even if an urgent biopsy is performed. Thus, it is essential to determine the cause of OHS and to apply the surgical cure method during the preoperational period, thereby improving the long-term prognosis.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr. Evelina Askenderova