Antiproliferative Effect of Lanreotide in Low Grade Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: Two Case Reports Abstract #1085

Introduction: Somatostatin analogs are used for control of symptoms due to hormonal hypersecretion by neuroendocrine neoplasms (NEN). Their antiproliferative effect only recently became evident. Data on pancreatic NEN (pNEN) are limited.
Aim(s): We present patients with pNEN that received Lanreotide.
Materials and methods: 2 case reports
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Michael Vaslamatzis
Keywords: NEN, lanreotide

To read results and conclusion, please login ...

Further abstracts you may be interested in

#1846 Metachronous Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors. An Unusual Interesting Case Report
Introduction: Literature surveillance state that in multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) disease, frequently occur, synchronous or metachronous neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) but in non-MEN patients are extremely rare.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Medical treatment - Others
Presenting Author: DR Nektarios Alevizopoulos
Keywords: pancreatic
#1915 Interactions between SSTR Modulation via Lanreotide and Molecular Targeted Therapies in Sequential and Combination Approaches in Vitro
Introduction: SSA represent the standard of care for controlling symptoms of patients with functional GEP-NEN and have anti-proliferative effects. Molecular targeted therapies (MTT) against angiogenesis resulted in an increased PFS, however, due to primary and acquired resistance to MTT, the impact on OS remains unclear. One of the most pivotal questions, whether combining SSA with novel MTT will result in enhanced anti-proliferative activity compared to monotherapy treatment, are lacking.
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference (2017)
Category: Basic Science - Signaling pathways, receptors, biomarkers
Presenting Author: MD Sebastian Krug
#130 Lanreotide Autogel for malignant carcinoid syndrome: an 8-year experience
Introduction: Somatostatin analogues provide symptomatic relief in carcinoid syndrome and recently have been shown to inhibit tumor growth in metastatic gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). Lanreotide compounds are reported to have similar efficacy to Octreotide compounds. There is limited long-term data available on Lanreoitde Autogel.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Mohid S Khan
#106 Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: single institution clinicopathological study
Introduction: Neuroendocrine cells are widely distributed throughout the body, and neoplasms from these dispersed cells can arise at many sites. They are distinguished into two broad categories: 1) Tumors identified as small cell lung carcinomas with biology and natural history of a high-grade malignancy and characteristics of small cell undifferentiated or anaplastic appearance by light microscopy. The WHO categorizes these tumors as poorly-differentiated neuroendocrine carcinomas; 2) Well-defined neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) with variable, but most lyindolent biologic behavior and characteristic well-differentiated histologic features. The majority arise in the gastrointestinal tract and collectively they are referred as gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP/NETs). They include carcinoid tumors, pancreatic islet cell tumors (gastrinoma, insulinoma, glucagonoma, VIPoma, somatostatinoma), paragangliomas, pheochromocytomas, and medullary thyroid carcinomas. The WHO classifies the GEP/NETs as well-differentiated NETs (carcinoid tumors) if they are noninvasive and have benign behavior or uncertain malignant potential. In contrast, GEP/NETs with characteristics of low-grade malignancy with invasion of the muscularis propria or beyond, or metastases, are characterized as well-differentiated neuroendocrine carcinomas (malignant carcinoids). Pancreatic islet cell tumors, whether functioning or not, are classified as well-differentiated NETs or well-differentiated neuroendocrine carcinomas, due to the (depending on) histologic characteristics. The WHO classification for gastroenteropancreatic NETs based on stage (ie size and presence of metastases) and grade (mitotic rate, perineural and lymphovascular invasion, Ki-67 proliferative index) categorizes them as well-differentiated NETs, e.g., carcinoid tumors, or as well-differentiated neuroendocrine carcinomas.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Michael M. Vaslamatzis
#553 Neuroendocrine and Ductal Breast Cancer Coexistence: An Unusual Case Report
Introduction: Breast Primary Neuroendocrine carcinoma (BNEC) is a rare entity. Literature surveillance reveal few cases with no well-established therapeutic options. We herein report a case.

Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dr Nektarios Alevizopoulos
Keywords: breast, NET, endocrine
Close
Notice
Important Notice:

In preparation of the upcoming ENETS Barcelona 2018 Annual Conference, we have discovered in the world wide web at least one professional entity suggestive of possessing an ENETS mandate for conference registrations. Therefore, we must inform you that 100% of all conference participants are registered through ENETS official website www.enets.org and http://enetsconference.org/. There are no further options to validly register for Barcelona 2018 (or for any other ENETS event).

Please stay away from fraudulent scams abusing the ENETS acronym to register – and charge you above official ENETS conference fees! Such entities, against whom ENETS presses criminal charges, are neither authorized, nor commissioned nor instructed by ENETS to make such representations.