Prognostic Role of FDG-PET in Advanced Digestive Neuroendocrine Neoplasms Abstract #1232

Introduction: The role of FDG-PET to predict clinical outcome in advanced digestive neuroendocrine neoplasms (dNENs) is still unclear
Aim(s): To determine the ability of FDG-PET to predict disease progression (DP) in patients with advanced dNENs.
Materials and methods: Retrospective analysis of prospectively enrolled consecutive patients with histologically confirmed advanced unresectable dNENs. PFS analysis was performed by Cox proportional hazards model.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference 2015 (2015)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: Doctor Maria Rinzivillo

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