Epidemiological Characteristics of Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Retrospective Analysis of a Single Centre Abstract #2960

Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are a small heterogeneous group of cancers, developing from the neuroendocrine system. NETs may include functional or non-functional tumors; moreover, they may be familial and have further associated tumors.
Aim(s): To evaluate and analyze NET patients affering to our centre.
Materials and methods: We identified all NET cases evaluated between 2004 and 2018 at a single Sicilian oncological centre and determined different subgroups based on sex, age at diagnosis, staging and grading.
Conference: 17th Annual ENETS Conference 2020 (2020)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Registries, nationwide and regional surveys
Presenting Author: Ivana Puliafito

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