6 results for "proinsulin".
Introduction: Recurrent hypoglycemia is a part of Whipple’s triad and usually points towards insulinoma as a cause. Presence of metastasis is uncommon in Insulinoma, and other causes should be ruled out.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Gunjan Desai
Introduction: Insulinoma associated w/ hyperinsulinemia is frequent in functioning pancreatic NET in MEN 1. We report on familial variant insulinoma w/ normoglycemia/norminsulinemia, but abnormal C-peptide and proinsulin.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Presenting Author: Dr. Mohammed NMI Ahmed
Introduction: Malignant insulinoma is traditionally considered extremely rare and its natural history variable.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr. Run Yu
Introduction: Pancreatic islet cell tumors occur in 80% of patients with MEN 1. Tumors are often multicentric. They often produce multiple peptides and biogenic amines.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Presenting Author: Prof Larisa Gurevich
Introduction: A 56-year-old woman was submitted to caudal pancreatectomy for an insulin-secreting adenoma suspected by MRI and fast test positivity at 38th hour. Intraoperative US excluded other pancreatic lesions but tissue analysis described a 8mm neuroendocrine well-differentiated tumor and the surrounding pancreatic tissue exhibited characteristics of nesidioblastosis. Five months after surgery, she still reported episodes of hypoglycemia requiring diazoxide therapy and she was admitted to our department.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Eugenio De Carlo
Introduction: Insulinomas are the most frequent functioning pancreatic endocrine tumors
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Oxana Paklina