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18 results for "visceral obesity".
#1675 Abdominal Obesity, Fasting Glucose and Metabolic Syndrome Are Risk Factors for Well Differentiated Digestive Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Digestive NETs(DNETs)`s incidence has increased last 40 years. Visceral obesity and metabolic syndrome (MetSyn) were recently reported to be associated with several cancers, although not so far with DNET.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr. Ana Paula Santos
#1558 Multivisceral Transplantation and Vascularised Sentinel Forearm Flap for a Metastatic Gut-Derived Neuroendocrine Tumour: Follow-up
Introduction: We previously reported the first documented case of a novel approach in a patient with extensive mesenteric metastases from a small bowel (SB) NET: this combined multivisceral transplantation (MVT) and a vascularised sentinel forearm flap (VSFF) from the same donor.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Ashley Clift
Authors: Clift A, Giele H, Vrakas G, Reddy S, ...
#1816 Multivisceral Transplantation and Vascularised Sentinel Forearm Flap for a Metastatic Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumour: Update on Follow-Up
Introduction: We previously reported the first documented case of a novel approach in a patient with extensive mesenteric metastases from a small bowel neuroendocrine tumour (SBNET): this combined multivisceral transplantation (MVT) and a vascularised sentinel forearm flap (VSFF) from the same donor.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Anna Malczewska
Authors: Frilling A, Giele H, Vrakas G, Reddy S, ...
#202 Extreme Obesity Due to Insulinoma Within Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN) 1 Syndrome
Introduction: Peak incidence of symptoms in women with multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) 1 is during the third decade of life. Insulinomas are present in 20% of patients and cause weight gain in 30% of patients.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Ivan Kruljac
Authors: Kruljac I, Vrkljan M, ...
#908 Role of Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition Markers in Predicting Bone and Visceral Metastases from NETs
Introduction: Epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition (EMT) of tumor cells has been recently postulated as a pivotal mechanism driving metastatic spread.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference (2014)
Category: Biomarkers
Presenting Author: Valeria Simone
Keywords: EMT, biomarker
#2259 Clinical Characteristics, Treatment Outcomes and Potential Novel Therapeutic Options for Patients with Prostatic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma
Introduction: Prostatic neuroendocrine carcinomas (PNECs) are rare tumors with poor prognosis. While platinum and etoposide based chemotherapy regimens (PE) are commonly applied in first-line for advanced disease, clinical-grade evidence for treatment options in second-line and beyond is very limited.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Non digestive NETs (bronchial, thymic, others) - diagnosis and therapy
Presenting Author: Dr. med. Leonidas Apostolidis
#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
#416 A Rare Case of Cushing Syndrome Caused by an Ectopic ACTH-Secreting Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor in a Patient with Von Hipple-Lindau Disease
Introduction: Von Hipple-Lindau (VHL) disease is a rare autosomal dominant disorder, that causes the susceptibility to various tumors, both benign and malignant. The most frequent tumors are central nervous system haemangioblastomas, especially cerebellum and retinal haemangioblastomas, renal cell carcinoma /renal cysts and pheocromocytoma.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Andrea Lania
#497 Metastatic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma: Does Aggressive Surgical Intervention Improve Outcome?
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETS) often present late. At diagnosis, 65% of patients have metastases, with median survival of 24 months. The conventional approach is conservative management. Recent evidence has suggested that aggressive treatment leads to better outcomes.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Michael White
Keywords: pancreatic, surgery
#713 Non-Functioning Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (PNET): Association with Prediabetes/Diabetes
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors of pancreas (PNET) are classified as functional or nonfunctional (NF) based on presence or absence of clinical syndrome associated with hormone over secretion. NF-PNETs do, however, often produce low levels of inactive hormones (pancreatic polypeptide, calcitonin or neurotensin) which do not cause any symptoms.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr Etyy Osher
Keywords: NF-PNET, DM/IFG