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#2950 Hemicolectomy for Neuroendocrine Neoplasms of the Appendix - Is It Really Necessary?
Introduction: Appendical neuroendocrine neoplasms (ANENs) are rare. Limited data is available regarding prognosis and optimal treatment strategy in those tumors
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Dr. Orit Twito
Authors: Twito O, Klein N, Paran H, Avital S, ...
#2772 Vitamin Supplementation and a Personalized Diet in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors: The DIVIT Study
Introduction: Patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are at risk for vitamin deficiencies and poor nutritional status due to excessive serotonin production, diarrhea, previous gastrointestinal surgery, and/or treatment with somatostatin analogues (SSA). Little knowledge exists about vitamin deficiency and how patients should be supported for the deficiencies they develop during their long-lasting disease.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Medical treatment - others, not specified
Presenting Author: MD Johannes Stelwagen
#22 A Case Illustrative of Phenotypic Heterogeneity and Challenges in the Management of Paraganglioma
Introduction: Paragangliomas (PGLs) are extra-adrenal, usually benign, highly vascularized tumors that originate from neural-crest-derived chromaffin cells. These tumors are subdivided as either sympathetic or parasympathetic, depending on their location and catecholamine production. Sympathetic PGLs are situated along the abdominal sympathetic trunk and usually produce catecholamines, whereas parasympathetic PGLs are located in the head and neck, and these usually do not produce catecholamines. PGLs may present as sporadic or inherited tumor syndrome, including MEN 2, with RET germline mutations, von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) disease due to germline mutations in VHL gene, and pheochromocytoma-PGL syndrome. The latter is frequently a hereditary condition and is caused by germline mutations in the SDHB, SDHC, or SDHC genes. Patients with familial PGLs may present at a younger age, often as multifocal tumors, with an increased risk of recurrence and a higher frequency of malignancy in those with SDHB mutations. SDH mutations induce angiogenesis and tumorogenesis through the inhibition of hypoxia-inducible factors (HIF)-propyl hyroxylase. A younger age at onset, malignancy, and a positive family history are clinical parameters of high specificity, but low sensitivity for diagnosis. Genetic analysis for mutations in SDH genes for the patient and family members, and surveillance for the affected patient and family members, are necessary where there are no clear clinical or family indicators for the syndrome. We present a case of a large abdominal malignant PGL in a 20-year-old pt. that went on without clinical detection for at least three years.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Mohammed Ahmed
#86 Structure of complications in acromegalic patients at a single institute
Introduction: Acromegaly leads to reduced life expectancy, with an increase in the mortality rate. From several retrospective cohort studies, the predominant outcome is serum growth hormone (GH) concentration. Other factors associated with increased mortality include duration of symptoms prior to diagnosis, duration of disease, older age at diagnosis and the presence of cardiovascular disease, diabetes mellitus (DM) and hypertension at diagnosis.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: OKH OKSANA OLEGOVNA KHYZHNYAK
#238 Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRNT) in Patients with Metastasized Neuroendocrine Tumor Having Single or Non-functional Kidney - Is it Safe?
Introduction: Nephrotoxicity is one of the primary concerns in PRRNT of metastasized neuroendocrine tumors (NET).
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Vikas Prasad
#255 The Carcinoid Syndrome Caused by Retroperitoneal Carcinoid Tumors
Introduction: The carcinoid syndrome is caused by increased levels of serotonin and is mostly seen in cases of carcinoid tumor in the small bowel and liver metastases, as there is a very high first pass effect.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Benedicte V Wilson
Authors: Wilson B, Nielsen H O, ...
#1098 177Lu Dotatate vs Sequential 177Lu Dotatate and 90Y Dotatate: Treatment Outcomes for PRRT Patients at the Christie - A Clinical Audit
Introduction: The traditional treatment regime of somatostatin receptor positive NETs by molecular radiotherapy was based on single radionuclides (e.g. 90Y Dotatate or 177Lu Dotatate), delivered as multiple cycles to allow normal tissue recovery. However a newer practice of alternating tcycles of 177Lu and Y90 Dotatate was implemented at the Christie following introduction of this regime in some European centres. Subsequent follow up studies have indicated that longer overall survival and reduced loss of kidney function is found in patient cohorts treated with combined 177Lu and 90Y regimes to either 177Lu or 90Y alone.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: PRRT-Ablative therapies-Endoscopic treatment
Presenting Author: Emma Page
Authors: Page E, Tipping J, Birch E, Hamilton D, ...
Keywords: PRRT, Toxicity, Audit, RM Dose
#1651 Renal Neuroendocrine Tumors (rNETs): A Single-Center Experience.
Introduction: rNETs are rare tumors and little is known about their natural history.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, MTC pheochromocytoma) Pathology, grading, staging
Presenting Author: Dr. Thorvardur Halfdanarson
Keywords: Renal, Kidney, NET, Carcinoid
#2831 Immunohistochemical Profile of Digestive Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: A Retrospective Analysis in a Single Algerian Institution
Introduction: Neuroendocrine Noplasms (NEN) are rare tumours, but their incidence is clearly increasing in our country due to the improvement of diagnostic means, in particular the generalization of immunohistochemical techniques. The digestive location represents more than 70% of the cases. The anatomopathological study enables to classify the NEN in different prognostic grades according to the degree of differentiation, mitotic index and Ki67.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Djihed Belabdi
#2960 Epidemiological Characteristics of Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Retrospective Analysis of a Single Centre
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are a small heterogeneous group of cancers, developing from the neuroendocrine system. NETs may include functional or non-functional tumors; moreover, they may be familial and have further associated tumors.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito