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ea0063gp2 | Adrenal and Neuroendocrine - Tumour | ECE2019

Lanreotide therapy vs wait-and-see in patients with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

Faggiano Antongiulio , Modica Roberta , Calzo Fabio Lo , Camera Luigi , Napolitano Vincenzo , Altieri Barbara , De Cicco Federica , Bottiglieri Filomena , Sesti Franz , Isidori Andrea M. , Colao Annamaria

Background & Aim: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs) are detected in >80% of MEN1 patients. MEN1 pNETs are well differentiated G1-G2 NETs. They are usually not surged unless a size >1–2 cm or a growth rate >0.5 cm per year. Somatostatin analogues represent one of the main therapeutic option in patients affected with G1-G2 NETs. However, neither somatostatin analogues nor other therapies have been prospectively evaluated in clinical trials specificall...