Carcinoid Syndrome

Common Name(s)

Carcinoid Syndrome

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NET Patient Foundation

The Charity’s objects (“the Objects”) are: 1. to advance the education of the general public (including relevant medical and scientific communities) in all areas relating to NETs. 2. to promote the physical and mental health of those affected by NETs through the provision of support, advice and education to patients, their carers and family members.

Last Updated: 9 Nov 2014

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Following organizations serve the condition "Carcinoid Syndrome" for support, advocacy or research.

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NET Patient Foundation

The Charity’s objects (“the Objects”) are: 1. to advance the education of the general public (including relevant medical and scientific communities) in all areas relating to NETs. 2. to promote the physical and mental health of those affected by NETs through the provision of support, advice and education to patients, their carers and family members.

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Last Updated: 9 Nov 2014

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Carcinoid Syndrome" returned 166 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cushing's syndrome secondary to typical pulmonary carcinoid with mutation in BCOR gene: A case report.
 

Author(s): Yimin Wu, Lan Yue, Jinfan Li, Mingjing Yuan, Ying Chai

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Aug;96(34):e7870.

 

Typical pulmonary carcinoid is a kind of low-grade malignancy neuroendocrine tumor. Cushing's syndrome is a very rare clinical feature of typical pulmonary carcinoid caused by hypercorticism. Complete tumor resection is the standard curative treatment for primary typical pulmonary ...

Last Updated: 23 Aug 2017

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Infection with multidrug-resistant Campylobacter coli mimicking recurrence of carcinoid syndrome: a case report of a neuroendocrine tumor patient with repeated diarrhea.
 

Author(s): Heimo Lagler, Barbara Kiesewetter, Markus Raderer

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Campylobacteriosis caused by Gram-negative bacteria of the genus Campylobacter (mainly C. jejuni and C. coli) is one of the most common gastrointestinal zoonotic infections with increased incidence in humans worldwide. The typical symptoms are severe abdominal cramps, diarrhea and ...

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2016

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Patient-reported Symptom Experiences in Patients With Carcinoid Syndrome After Participation in a Study of Telotristat Etiprate: A Qualitative Interview Approach.
 

Author(s): Heather L Gelhorn, Matthew H Kulke, Thomas O'Dorisio, Qi M Yang, Jessica Jackson, Shanna Jackson, Kristi A Boehm, Linda Law, Jacqueline Kostelec, Priscilla Auguste, Pablo Lapuerta

Journal: Clin Ther. 2016 04;38(4):759-68.

 

Telotristat etiprate, a tryptophan hydroxylase inhibitor, was previously evaluated in a Phase II randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial in patients with carcinoid syndrome (CS) and diarrhea not adequately controlled by octreotide. The objective of the current study was to characterize ...

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2016

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The terms "Carcinoid Syndrome" returned 11 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Severe psychosis due to Cushing's syndrome in a patient with a carcinoid tumour in the lung: a case report and review of the current management.
 

Author(s): Mohamad Baba, Debamalya Ray

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Severe psychosis in patients with Cushing's syndrome is a rare occurrence and can be extremely resistant to medical therapy. We describe a case of a 51-year-old Afro-Caribbean female patient, with refractory severe hypertension (initially resistant to polypharmacy) and gradual development ...

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2015

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In patients with carcinoid syndrome undergoing valve replacement: will a biological valve have acceptable durability?
 

Author(s): Nigel Mabvuure, Alex Cumberworth, Sandip Hindocha

Journal: Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2012 Sep;15(3):467-71.

 

A best evidence topic in cardiac surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was 'In patients with carcinoid syndrome undergoing valve replacement, will a biological valve have acceptable durability?' Altogether, more than 130 papers were found using ...

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2012

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The endocrine tumor summit 2008: appraising therapeutic approaches for acromegaly and carcinoid syndrome.
 

Author(s): Anne Klibanski, Shlomo Melmed, David R Clemmons, Annamaria Colao, Regina S Cunningham, Mark E Molitch, Aaron I Vinik, Daphne T Adelman, Karen J P Liebert

Journal: Pituitary. 2010 Sep;13(3):266-86.

 

The Endocrine Tumor Summit convened in December 2008 to address 6 statements prepared by panel members that reflect important questions in the treatment of acromegaly and carcinoid syndrome. Data pertinent to each of the statements were identified through review of pertinent literature ...

Last Updated: 2 Aug 2010

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Real-world Evidence Study EvaLuating PAtient-Reported Outcomes With XERMELO
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Carcinoid Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2017

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Last Updated: 28 Aug 2017

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Regorafenib in Treating Patients With Advanced or Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Gastrinoma; Glucagonoma; Insulinoma; Metastatic Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor; Pancreatic Polypeptide Tumor; Pulmonary Carcinoid Tumor; Recurrent Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor; Recurrent Islet Cell Carcinoma; Somatostatinoma

 

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2017

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