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ea0080OC3 | Oral Communications | UKINETS2021

An update on the effects of debulking surgery and liver directed intra-arterial therapies on quality of life in patients with metastatic neuroendocrine tumours

Woods Eleanor , Sinclair Adam , Jarvis Emma , Ramsey Emma , Tanno Lulu , Naheed Salma , Armstrong Thomas , Takhar Arjun , Knight John , Stedman Brian , Modi Sachin , Bryant Timothy , Breen David , Nolan Luke , Al-Mrayat Ma'en , Pearce Neil , Cave Judith

Background: Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) arise from neuroendocrine cells, they are commonly found in the pancreas, small bowel and lung. They are a heterogeneous group of tumours capable of secreting a variety of hormones, therefore the spectrum of symptoms is broad. Treatment options for metastatic NETs include cytoreductive surgery, or interventional radiology procedures such as transarterial embolization (TAE). Aims: Previous studies have shown that ...