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ea0049ep202 | Neuroendocrinology | ECE2017

Late manifestation of a mixed adenoneuroendocrine carcinoma of the cecum

Kazakou Paraskevi , Tzamali Xakousti , Travlos Alexis , Vogiatzi Evangelia , Ntali Georgia , Sarantopoulou Vasiliki , Polymeris Antonis

Introduction: Mixed adenoneuroendocrine carcinoma (MANEC) is a rare tumor of the gastrointestinal tract that consists of a dual adenocarcinomatous and neuroendocrine differentiation. The clinical behavior seems to be influenced by the neuroendocrine component. We report a patient with mixed adenoneuroendocrine carcinoma of cecum who presented 18 years after her initial diagnosis and treatment.Case report: A 59-year-old woman presented with a 3-month hist...

ea0041gp219 | Thyroid Cancer | ECE2016

Prognostic factors for tumor invasiveness in papillary thyroid microcarcinomas

Polymeris Antonios , Mizamtsidi Maria , Travlos Alexis , Katsoulis Georgios , Dimitropoulou Fotini , Dermentzoglou Alexandros , Kalogeris Nikolaos , Tzioras Constantinos , Vryonidou Andromachi

Introduction: Papillary thyroid microcarcinomas (PTMC) are usually considered low-risk tumors with favorable prognosis. However, a small percentage behaves aggressively and controversies exist for various prognostic factors. The aim of this study was to evaluate demographic and tumor specific characteristics related to PTMC invasiveness.Patients – methods: This is a retrospective study of 510 thyroidectomized patients with PTMC who were treated in t...