Glucagonoma Syndrome

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Glucagonoma Syndrome

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The terms "Glucagonoma Syndrome" returned 20 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Putting the pieces together: necrolytic migratory erythema and the glucagonoma syndrome.
 

Author(s): Stephanie A C Halvorson, Erin Gilbert, R Samuel Hopkins, Helen Liu, Charles Lopez, Michael Chu, Marie Martin, Brett Sheppard

Journal: J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Nov;28(11):1525-9.

 

Glucagonomas are slow-growing, rare pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. They may present with paraneoplastic phenomena known together as the "glucagonoma syndrome." A hallmark sign of this syndrome is a rash known as necrolytic migratory erythema (NME). In this paper, the authors describe ...

Last Updated: 16 Oct 2013

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Necrolytic migratory erythema associated with glucagonoma syndrome.
 

Author(s): Weimin Shi, Wanqing Liao, Xingyu Mei, Qin Xiao, Yu Zeng, Qun Zhou

Journal: J. Clin. Oncol.. 2010 Jul;28(20):e329-31.

 

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2010

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Glucagonoma and pseudoglucagonoma syndrome.
 

Author(s): Miguel Echenique-Elizondo, Ana Tuneu Valls, José L Elorza Orúe, Ignacio Martinez de Lizarduy, Javier Ibáñez Aguirre

Journal: JOP. 2004 Jul;5(4):179-85.

 

Glucagonoma syndrome may present either associated with a pancreatic neoplasm which secretes glucagon or as a pseudo-glucagonoma associated with other diseases. It is extremely infrequent but well-known with a current prevalence estimated at 1/20,000,000.

Last Updated: 15 Jul 2004

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

The glucagonoma syndrome and necrolytic migratory erythema: a clinical review.
 

Author(s): Andre P van Beek, Ellen R M de Haas, Willem A van Vloten, Cees J M Lips, Janine F M Roijers, Marijke R Canninga-van Dijk

Journal: Eur. J. Endocrinol.. 2004 Nov;151(5):531-7.

 

The glucagonoma syndrome is a rare disease in which a typical skin disorder, necrolytic migratory erythema, is often one of the first presenting symptoms. Weight loss and diabetes mellitus are two other prevalent characteristics of this syndrome. Necrolytic migratory erythema belongs ...

Last Updated: 12 Nov 2004

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Clinical experience in diagnosis and treatment of glucagonoma syndrome.
 

Author(s): Min Zhang, Xiao Xu, Yan Shen, Zhen-Hua Hu, Li-Ming Wu, Shu-Sen Zheng

Journal: HBPD INT. 2004 Aug;3(3):473-5.

 

Pancreatic endocrine tumors are uncommon neoplasms and can lead to systemic disorder including glucagonoma syndrome, a very rare prototypical paraneoplastic phenomenon. The aim of this study was to assess the diagnosis and surgical strategy for the treatment of glucagonoma syndrome.

Last Updated: 17 Aug 2004

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[Glucagonoma syndrome].
 

Author(s): O Tellechea, A P Baptista

Journal: Acta Med Port. ;1(2):149-52.

 

Last Updated: 2 Feb 1989

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Regorafenib in Treating Patients With Advanced or Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
 

Status: Not yet 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: 16 Oct 2014

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Pharmacokinetically Guided Everolimus in Patients With Breast Cancer, Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors, or Kidney Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Estrogen Receptor-positive Breast Cancer; Gastrinoma; Glucagonoma; HER2-negative Breast Cancer; Insulinoma; Mucositis; Oral Complications; Pancreatic Polypeptide Tumor; Progesterone Receptor-positive Breast Cancer; Recurrent Breast Cancer; Recurrent Islet Cell Carcinoma; Recurrent Renal Cell Cancer; Somatostatinoma; Stage III Renal Cell Cancer; Stage IIIA Breast Cancer; Stage IIIB Breast Cancer; Stage IIIC Breast Cancer; Stage IV Breast Cancer; Stage IV Renal Cell Cancer

 

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2014

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Everolimus in Patients With Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors Metastatic to the Liver Previously Treated With Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Gastrinoma; Glucagonoma; Insulinoma; Liver Metastases; Pancreatic Polypeptide Tumor; Recurrent Islet Cell Carcinoma; Somatostatinoma

 

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2014

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