Long-Term Prognosis of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in Von Hippel-Lindau Disease Abstract #806

Introduction: Management of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (PNET) associated with von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) disease is challenging because of their malignant potential and poorly predictable prognosis.
Aim(s): To compare long-term outcome of resected VHL-PNET and sporadic PNET.
Materials and methods: All VHL patients (n=23) operated on for PNET in our centre were reviewed. Characteristics and recurrence-free survival (RFS) were compared to that of patients operated on for a sporadic PNET, matched for tumor size, stage and proliferation index.
Conference: 11th Annual ENETS Conference 2014 (2014)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Prognosis
Presenting Author: Louis De Mestier

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