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Genetic Studies of Endocrine Abdominal Tumors

Ola Hessman

Genetic Studies of Endocrine Abdominal Tumors

by Ola Hessman

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Published by Uppsala Universitet .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism,
  • Life Sciences - Genetics & Genomics,
  • Oncology,
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer,
  • Genetic Research,
  • Medical

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesComprehensive Summaries of Uppsala Dissertations from the Faculty of Medicine, 1038
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12854309M
    ISBN 109155450261
    ISBN 109789155450267

    Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) arise from neuroendocrine cells in the endocrine and central nervous systems. NETs are responsible from approximately % of all cancers. The incidence has gradually. A truly comprehensive reference for the management of patients with endocrine cancer The new edition of Clinical Endocrine Oncology has been fully revised and extended making it the most comprehensive and up-to-date reference available. Written and edited by leading international experts in the field, it sets the standard in multidisciplinary care for patients with endocrine tumors.

    The WHO Classification of Tumours of Endocrine Organs is the 10th volume in the 4th Edition of the WHO series on histological and genetic typing of human tumours. This authoritative, concise reference provides an international standard for oncologists and pathologists and will serve as an indispensable guide for use in the design of studies evaluating response to therapy and clinical outcome.   Preoperative tumor localisation Study % of tumors localised (insulinoma) Non-invasive Abdominal CT (biphasic, thin slices)* (Hypervascular on arterial phase) Abdominal MRI* (increased signal intensity on T2 weighted images) Octreoscan *effective for as small as 1 cm diameter tumors *Accuracy increases with larger tumor size e.g.

    Many pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors are found through imaging studies performed for other health issues. If an pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor is suspected, and if patients have any of the symptoms described above, blood and urine tests may be performed to look for abnormal amounts of hormones and other substances (peptides) produced by the tumor, including chromogranin A (a protein commonly. What is familial adenomatous polyposis?Classic familial adenomatous polyposis, called FAP or classic FAP, is a genetic condition. It is diagnosed when a person develops more than adenomatous colon polyps. An adenomatous polyp is an area where normal cells that line the inside of a person’s colon form a mass on the inside of the intestinal tract.


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Hessman, O. Genetic Studies of Endocrine Abdominal Tumors. Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis. Comprehensive Summaries of Uppsala Dissertations from the Faculty of Medicine 64pp. Uppsala. ISBN Pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs) occur.

Abstract. Many molecular genetic abnormalities have been recognized in the setting of anterior pituitary adenomas. However, pituitary adenomas with heritable genetic causes are rare and have been described most often in the setting of an endocrine tumor syndrome, such as multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) and Carney complex (CNC).

Genetic Diagnosis of Endocrine Disorders, Second Edition provides users with a comprehensive reference that is organized by endocrine grouping (i.e., thyroid, pancreas, parathyroid, pituitary, adrenal, and reproductive and bone), discussing the genetic and molecular basis for the diagnosis of various disorders.

The book emphasizes the practical nature of diagnosing a disease, including which. Genetic studies of endocrine abdominal tumors. Hessman, Ola. Uppsala University, Medicinska vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Surgical Sciences.

(English) Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic) Abstract [en]. Genetic studies of endocrine abdominal tumors.

By Ola Hessman. Abstract. Pancreatic endocrine tumors (PETs) occur sporadically or in the familial multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) syndrome, whereas midgut carcinoids are nonfamilial, malignant endocrine tumors of the intestine. Genetic characterization may give additional Author: Ola Hessman.

In these times, a book should aspire to present the most significant advances in the field, reflect the themes of the moment, and provide a useful compendium for future reference. This book accomplishes all three objectives by discussing the changing world of modern genetics in endocrine tumors and its impact on clinical practice.

Clinicians have to incorporate modern genetics and. Genetic studies of endocrine abdominal tumors. Genetic characterization may give additional information of clinical use and reveal pathways involved in tumor development.

Molecular genetic alterations in sporadic and MEN1-associated PETs and midgut carcinoids were studied with LOH and mutational analysis.

In addition, immunohistochemistry Cited by: 1. In recent decades, several hereditary diseases predisposing to abdominal neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) have been identified, and clinically and genetically characterized: multiple endocrine neoplasias type 1 (MEN1), multiple endocrine neoplasias type 4 (MEN4), von Hippel-Lindau syndrome (VHL), neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1; von Recklinghausen’s disease), tuberous sclerosis (TSC; Bourneville Author: Francesco Tonelli, Francesca Giusti, Francesca Marini, Maria Luisa Brandi.

From the reviews: “This thorough book outlines the most common genetic contributions to cancer and reviews cancer genetics and genetic counseling as well as recent advances in genome-wide association studies (GWAS) research and personalized medicine. a largely useful resource, particularly for students, residents, and entry-level clinicians in clinical cancer genetics.” (Heather H Format: Hardcover.

The WHO Classification of Tumours of Endocrine Organs is the tenth volume in the 4th Edition of the WHO series on histological and genetic typing of human tumours. This authoritative, concise reference book provides an international standard for oncologists and pathologists and will serve as an indispensable guide for use in the design of.

Endocrine tumors of the pancreas (ETP) or islet cell tumors are rare lesions, the incidence of which is estimated to be less than 1 perperson-years. These tumors are fascinating both for their dramatic and sometimes puzzling initial clinical presentation, and their excellent outcome when recognized early on and correctly addressed.

This volume covers tumors of the pituary, the thyroid and parathyroid, the adrenal gland, the endocrine pancreas, and inherited tumor syndromes. Each entity is extensively discussed with information on clinicopathological, epidemiological, immunophenotypic and genetic aspects of these diseases.

Endocrine tumor syndromes are caused by genetic mutations that can be passed on in families from generation to generation. Some types of neuroendocrine tumors are found much more frequently in patients with these genetic mutations.

Genetic testing can help identify and treat patients and their families and can prevent complications from advanced neuroendocrine tumors.

The most common. Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PanNETs) are a common and deadly neoplasm of the pancreas. Although the importance of genetic alterations in PanNETs has been known for many years, recent comprehensive sequencing studies have greatly expanded our knowledge of neuroendocrine tumorigenesis in the pancreas.

Good Manufacturing Practices for Pharmaceuticals, Seventh Edition This book provides insight into the world of pharmaceutical quality systems and the key elements that must be in place to change the business and organizational dynamics from task-oriented procedure-based cultures to truly integrated quality business systems that are self-detecting and correcting.

In book: Tumors in Domestic Animals, pp tible to genetic alterations that lead to n eoplastic transformation. Tumors of the Endocrine Glands Rare endocrine tumors form in glands or in cells that produce hormones. These include your thyroid, adrenal, and pituitary glands, and cells in your pancreas.

Endocrine tumors can be called by different names depending on where they are in the body or what type of cell they look like. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Endocrine Organs [OP] (Medicine) by The International Agency for Research on Cancer and a great selection of related books, art.

Genetic Aspects of Adenomatosis of Endocrine Glands* PAUL WERMER, M.D. New York, New York THE simultaneous occurrence of adenomas of the anterior pituitary, the para- thyroids and the islet cells of the pancreas in one individual has been known as a pathologic rarity for many years1"4 but has lately also claimed the interest of the clinician.4"6 The patients who are affected by these multiple.

Abdominal Neuroendocrine Tumors is published in Springer’s highly successful Updates in Surgery series, which now comprises more than 20 titles.

tweet Management Of Gi And Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors An Issue Of Surgical Oncology Clinics Of North America E Book. Multiple endocrine neoplasia, type 1 (MEN1) is caused by mutations in the MEN1 gene. MEN1 is a tumor suppressor gene which means that it encodes a protein that helps keep cells from growing and dividing too rapidly or in an uncontrolled way.Find information about gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors, as well as Memorial Sloan Kettering’s approach to diagnosis and treatment.

Treatment can include surgery, hormone therapy, chemotherapy, or other techniques. Family history of other genetic syndromes such as tuberous sclerosis complex and von Hippel Lindau disease. Other stomach conditions.

People with diseases that damage the stomach and reduce stomach acid levels (in particular, pernicious anemia) have a greater risk of developing stomach carcinoid tumors. Race and gender. GI carcinoid tumors are more common among .