Small and Large Incidental Non-Hyperfunctiong Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Spectrum of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Features Abstract #1457

Introduction: The improvement of imaging techniques significantly increased the detection of small incidental non-hyperfunctioning pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (NF-PanNENs). Most NF-PanNENs <2 cm are likely benign lesions and a non-operative approach could be advocated in selected cases for these lesions.
Aim(s): To analyze and compare magnetic resonance (MR) imaging features of incidental NF-PanNENs according to their size.
Materials and methods: MR examinations of 23 patients with incidental, histologically-proven PanNENs were retrospectively evaluated. Qualitative and quantitative MR features were analyzed and compared between small (<2 cm) and large (>2 cm) NF-PanNENs.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: MD Riccardo De Robertis

To read results and conclusion, please login ...

Further abstracts you may be interested in

#168 Neuroendocrine Tumors - Imaging Abdominal Complications
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors mostly arise from the gastrointestinal tract and pancreas but also from bronchopulmonary or any other organ. Abdominal complications are usually associated with the primary GI tract tumor.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Basic
Presenting Author: MD Joana Ip
Authors: Ip J, Claro I, Duarte I
#199 Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) v. Endoscopic Ultrasonography (EUS) for the Detection of =10-mm Pancreatic Tumors in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN1). A GTE Study
Introduction: In MEN1, the main risk factor of metastases is pancreatic tumor size. We and others recommend limiting surgery to pancreatic tumors >20 mm or growing based on their size measured with EUS.
Conference: 8th Annual ENETS Conference (2011)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Pr Guillaume Cadiot
#380 Diagnosis and Management of Insulinomas in a Tertiary Referral Center: A 10-Year Review
Introduction: Insulinomas are rare tumors. There are few reports of insulinoma from India. We present a retrospective analysis of patients with insulinoma evaluated at a tertiary referral center in South India.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Category: Clinical
Presenting Author: Dr Vijay Ramachandran
#1198 Role of Combined 68Ga-DOTATOC and 18F-FDG PET-CT in the Diagnostic Workup of Well Differentiated Pancreas Neuroendocrine Tumors (PanNETs): A Surgical Series
Introduction: PanNETs have a broad spectrum of aggressiveness. Somatostatin-receptor based functional imaging, [68Ga]DOTATOC-PET/CT (GP), is recommended in the diagnostic workup of PanNETs; preliminary evidences show that [18F]FDG-PET/CT (FP) can provide prognostic information.
Conference: 12th Annual ENETS Conference (2015)
Category: Imaging (radiology, nuclear medicine, endoscopy)
Presenting Author: MD Silvia Ortolani
#1283 Heterotopic Pancreas Mimicking a Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Tumor: A Case Report
Introduction: Heterotopic pancreas, defined as an atypical presence of pancreatic tissue with no anatomic or vascular continuity with the pancreas, is relatively rare. In most cases it is diagnosed during autopsy or incidentally, since it becomes symptomatic only in few cases, causing bleeding, pain or obstruction.
Conference: 13th Annual ENETS conference (2016)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: dr Sara Massironi
Close
Notice

WARNING – FRAUDULENT WEBSITES

ENETS is aware that its members have been confronted with fake websites, which seem to relate to our congress but have not been commissioned or authorised by us. The websites offer fraudulent hotel reservation services. We therefore strongly recommend that you please only use the official enetsconference.org website when booking your tickets and accommodation. Please be vigilant when it comes to providing your credit card details. 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@enets.org.