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1684 results for "young patients".
#419 Morphological Characteristics of Pancreatic Tumors in Children and Young Patients
Introduction: Pancreatic tumors (PT) usually occur after age 60 and almost never in children and young patients (pts). Little is known concerning frequency, morphological and immunohistochemical (IHC) characteristics of PTs in children and young pts.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: I Voronkova
#1327 Is Screening of Young Asymptomatic MEN1 Patients Necessary?
Introduction: Recent clinical practice guidelines recommend that routine screening of MEN1 mutation carriers should start at the age of 5 years to detect MEN1-associated tumors which is controversial in the scientific community.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: MD Jerena Manoharan
Keywords: Screening, MEN1
#2025 Health-Related Quality of Life Determinants in Swedish Patients after Surgery for Small Intestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors
Introduction: Overall survival for patients with small intestinal neuroendocrine tumors (siNETs) is often long even with metastatic disease, making quality of life issues especially relevant. The impact of surgery on their quality of life is unknown.
Conference: 15th Annual ENETS conference (2018)
Category: Surgical treatment and Ablative Therapies
Presenting Author: Dr Anna Caterina Milanetto
#1704 Diffusion Weighted Imaging as a Screening Tool in the Detection and Monitoring of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours in Patients with Familial Cancer Syndromes.
Introduction: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (PNETs) occur at a higher frequency and at a younger age in patients with certain genetic conditions e.g. Von Hippel Lindau and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1. Screening for early detection and monitoring growth rates of PNETs in these high risk patients is vital in their management. MRI has emerged as the gold standard for imaging the pancreas for the detection of PNETs and diffusion weighted imaging (DWI) has become an invaluable adjunct.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Dr Carys Jenkins
Authors: Jenkins C, Thomas W, Parry C, Khan M, ...
Keywords: PNET, MRI, VHL, MEN1
#273 The Succinate Dehydrogenase Genetic Testing in Patients with Extra-adrenal Paragangliomas: The Portuguese Cancer Center (Lisboa) Experience
Introduction: Extra-adrenal paragangliomas (PGLs) occur as sporadic or familial entities, the latter mostly in association with germline mutations of the SDHB, SDHC or SDHD genes.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Rita Domingues
#677 Care of NET Patients at the Skåne University Hospital-Lund University, Sweden: A Model for the Multidisciplinary Approach to the Diagnosis and Treatment of NET
Introduction: The varied and nonspecific symptoms of neuroendocrine tumors (NET) often delay diagnosis until the disease has progressed. Input from various medical specialties can improve access to and delivery of care.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Erik Nordenström
#710 Characterization of Elderly Patients (≥70 Years) with Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs)
Introduction: Incidence of NETs increases with age; however, age-specific epidemiologic analyses are lacking.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: María Isabel Sevilla García
Keywords: elderly, NETs
#1589 Clinicopathologic Characteristics and Survival of Patients with Gastro-Enteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Neoplasm (GEP-NEN) in a Multi-Ethnic Asian Institution
Introduction: Recent findings suggest epidemiologic differences in gastro-enteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasm (GEP-NEN) between population studies.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: MD David Tai
Authors: Tai W D, Tan S H, Tan D M, Loke K S, ...
Keywords: carcinoid
#102 Presentation and outcome of pancreaticoduodenal tumors in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1) syndrome
Introduction: Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1) is a rare autosomal dominant condition characterized by the development of parathyroid, pancreaticoduodenal endocrine and pituitaty tumors. Pancreaticduodenal endocrine tumors (PDETs) are a frequent manifestation of MEN 1, with a prevalence ranging from 30 to 75%, and represent a major cause of death in one-third of patients. There is continuing debate on their management, mainly on the optimal surgical strategy, due to their multicentricity and high recurrence rate.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: MD Maria Vittoria Davi'
#203 Liver and Liver-Pancreastransplantation in the Two-stage Treatment of Liver Metastasized Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Pancreas: About Three Cases
Introduction: Although liver transplantation is a valid option in the treatment of metastasized neuroendocrine tumors, it is not promoted because of a donor organ shortage and disappointing results in older series.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr. Geert Roeyen