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465 results for "pulmonary carcinoid".
#146 Recurrence characteristics in resected pulmonary typical and atypical carcinoids
Introduction: Pulmonary typical and atypical carcinoids are widely considered indolent, although they can metastasize even with a very long relapse free interval. No standard follow-up strategy exists after a radical resection.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Michela Squadroni
#2129 Phosphohistone H3 (PHH3) Immunohistochemical Staining Outperforms Conventional H&E Mitotic Count in Classifying Pulmonary Carcinoids
Introduction: Pulmonary carcinoids (PC) are well-differentiated NETs and are classified as typical carcinoid (TC) and atypical carcinoid (AC). Despite the fact that TC and AC exhibit significant differences in patient survival, their classification depends on relatively subtle differences in mitotic count (MC). Although careful counting of mitotic figures (MF) is essential, it is a very subjective task, time-consuming and lacks of sensitivity and interobserver reproducibility, due to selection bias of the hot spots, heterogeneous distribution of MF, difficulty in distinguishing MF from similar chromatin changes (i.e. in apoptotic cells or due to crush, karyorrhectic debris, pyknosis or apoptosis).
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Pathology - grading, staging
Presenting Author: Dr Tu Vinh Luong
#2174 Clinicopathologic Features and Treatment Outcome of 225 Newly Diagnosed Pulmonary Carcinoids: A Single Center Experience of 28 Years
Introduction: Data on pulmonary carcinoids are scarce.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, thymic, others) - diagnosis and therapy
Presenting Author: M.D. Hong Zhao
Authors: Li Q, Zhou Y, Zhang Y, Chi Y, ...
#737 Impact of Ki-67 Proliferative Index on Survival in Patients with Typical and Atypical Pulmonary Carcinoids
Introduction: Currently pulmonary carcinoids are separated into typical and atypical tumors based on mitotic count and presence of necrosis, according to the WHO classification. Whereas for GEP NETs the ENETS Guidelines have been incorporated into the WHO classification and grading is based on mitotic counts and Ki-67 index, the use of the Ki-67 index for grading pulmonary carcinoids is still under debate.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Surgical treatment
Presenting Author: Dr Martina Rudelius
#1518 Significance of Preoperative FDG-PET/CT Scan in Patients with Pulmonary Carcinoid Tumours
Introduction: FDG uptake on PET/CT scan has been shown to be of prognostic significance in patients (pts) with metastatic neuroendocrine tumours (NET).
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Georgios Papaxoinis
#2036 Extra-Pulmonary Colonic Tuberculosis Presenting as Intestinal Obstruction in a Patient with Disseminated Carcinoid Tumour
Introduction: Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis is responsible for 13% of all tuberculosis cases in Brazil. The incidence of extra-pulmonary tuberculosis is mainly linked to HIV epidemic but recent meta-analysis also correlated it with other diseases like diabetes and mental disorders.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: MD Eloa Brabo
#2246 Diffuse Idiopathic Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia (DIPNECH): Characterisation of Prevalence and Prognosis in the Pulmonary Carcinoid Population
Introduction: DIPNECH is considered a rare condition and the natural history is poorly described. It is thought to give rise to pulmonary carcinoids (PCs) (>5mm) or tumourlets (≤5mm).
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis- Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr Aimee Hayes
Authors: Hayes A, Banks J, Shah H, Luong T V, ...
#36 A monocentric analysis of patients with pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors over 15 years: long term survival and life quality dependent from histological subtypes and surgical management
Introduction: Pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors substantially differ from epithelial tumors in terms of tumor biology and prognosis. In specialized interdisciplinary centers, a broad therapeutical armentarium can be used to achieve optimal treatment.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Prof. Johannes N Hoffmann
Authors: Zahn S, Hornung H, Schick K S, Winter H, ...
#1164 Survival and Predictors of Death for Patients with Bronchopulmonary Carcinoids in a Danish Tertiary NET Center
Introduction: Bronchopulmonary carcinoids (BC) represent 1% of lung cancers and comprise typical (TC) and atypical carcinoids (AC).
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD Linda Skibsted Kornerup
Authors: Kornerup L S, Dam G, Grønbæk H, ...
#1499 Efficacy of the Combination of Capecitabine and Temozolomide in Patients with Advanced Pulmonary Carcinoid Tumours
Introduction: Limited treatment options exist for patients (pts) with advanced pulmonary carcinoids (PC). Capecitabine-temozolomide (CAPTEM) has demonstrated significant efficacy in pts with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours. However, its role in PC remains unexplored.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy
Presenting Author: MD, PhD Georgios Papaxoinis