Comparison of Prognostic Capacity for Overall Survival (OS) and Disease-Free Survival (DFS) of Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) Classifications: 2010 WHO, TNM Staging-ENETS and AJCC Abstract #445

Introduction: Current NETs classifications are: WHO, ENETS and AJCC. No consensus exists about which one more accurately predicts NET outcomes.
Aim(s): To compare prognostic capacity for OS and DFS of WHO, ENETS and AJCC.
Materials and methods: Patients diagnosed with small bowel, colorectal and pancreatic NETs from 1996 to 2009 in our institution, with last follow-up 30th September 2011. Kaplan-Meier analyses for OS and DFS were performed based on WHO, ENETS and AJCC. ? coefficient was calculated to evaluate the agreement between WHO, ENETS and AJCC.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: Dra Nuria Mulet-Margalef

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