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456 results for "somatostatin analogs".
#169 Radio guided surgery in neuroendocrine tumours using 68Ga-labeled somatostatin analogs – a pilot study.
Introduction: Radioguided surgery (RGS) is an intraoperative localizing technique for the detection of cancer tissue using tumor-specific radionuclides.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Daniel Kaemmerer
#1774 Report on the Clinicopathological Characteristics of 548 Romanian Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors Treated with Somatostatin Analogs
Introduction: In Romania, treatment with somatostatin analogs (SSA) for neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) is based on the National Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnostic and Treatment of NETs and is reimbursed by the National Health Insurance Company since 2008.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: MD, PhD, Prof. Fica Simona
#1187 High-Dose Treatment with Somatostatin Analogs in Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Somatostatin analogs (SSA) effectively control symptoms in neuroendocrine tumours (NET), besides showing antiproliferative activity. In progressive or metastatic NET, increasing SSA dose or shortening the dosing interval are common clinical practice, though empirical.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: MD Roberta Modica
#1756 Somatostatin Analogs in Patients with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 and Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome: Efficacy and Safety
Introduction: Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (ZES) can cause severe complications. In multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) related ZES, surgery has a controversial role and proton pump inhibitors (PPI) are usually first-line therapy, although some concerns regarding long-term use. Somatostatin analogs (SSA) both reduce hypergastrinemia and have an antiproliferative role.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: MD Roberta Modica
#2232 Role of Interval Reduction of Somatostatin Analogs in Patients with Progressive Neuroendocrine Tumors: Our Experience
Introduction: Interval reduction of somatostatin analogs (SSAs) is a possibly strategy for elderly patients with progressive metastatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Patients with diagnosis of NET are >75 years old in the 25% of cases. No randomized studies are available to evaluate efficacy of this treatment schedule.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Medical treatment - Chemotherapy Somatostatin analogues, Interferon
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito
#2243 Somatostatin Analogs (SSAs) as Effective Treatment of Resectable, non Metastatic, non Functioning Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (NF-pNETs) in Patients Unfit for Surgery. A Case Series.
Introduction: SSAs are used to treat symptomatic functioning pNETs and to prolong progression free survival in metastatic, G1/G2, somatostatin receptor-positive pNETs. Pancreatic surgery is burdened with important morbidity and mortality, especially in patients with increased anaesthesiological risk.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Case reports
Presenting Author: Chiara Nessi
Authors: Nessi C, Paiella S, Miotto M, Viviani E, ...
#1476 Efficacy of Everolimus and Somatostatin Analogs as Single Agents or in Combination in Human Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors Primary Cultures
Introduction: Among the therapeutic options available for the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors, one targeted therapy, everolimus (RAD) has been approved for advanced progressive pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs). It improve progression free survival but is not curative. Alterations of the PI3K/Akt/mTOR pathway in pNETs have given the rational for the use of this signaling pathway inhibitors.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Basic Science - mTOR and other pathways, signalling, receptors
Presenting Author: doctor Corinne Gerard
#120 Somatostatin receptors 1-5 expression in a large series of well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors
Introduction: For their antisecretive and antiproliferative effect somatostatin analogs (SA) have been used in the treatment of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs), based on the expression of somatostatin receptors (sstRs). The potential availability of new SA for the treatment of patients with NETs suggests a better characterization of sstRs.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Paola Loli
#1708 STREET - Somatostatin Treatment Experience Trial
Introduction: Somatostatin analogs (SSA) delay progress and decrease symptoms in patients with gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NETs). It is not known whether patients’ experiences of injection treatment differ between different SSAs.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - SMS analogues, interferon
Presenting Author: Ass. prof. Martin Almquist
#114 Downstaging of a gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor after combination therapy of temozolomide, Bevacizumab and long-acting somatostatin analogs
Introduction: Patients with gastroenteropancreatic endocrine (GEP) tumors and progressive disease have been treated with several chemotherapeutic regimens with variable responses and considerable toxicity. Recent studies have shown that GEP tumors may respond to therapy with anti-angiogenic agents, mainly as a result of their increased vascularity.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Stavroula Antoniou