Chapter 91. Long-Term Outcome after Treatment of Endocrine Tumors

  1. Hans G. Beger MD, FACS(Hon) Founding Editor Emeritus Professor of Surgery3,
  2. Andrew L. Warshaw MD Surgeon-in-Chief Chairman4,5,
  3. Markus W. Büchler MD Chairman Head Professor of Surgery6,
  4. Richard A. Kozarek MD Director7,
  5. Markus M. Lerch MD, FRCP Professor Chair8,
  6. John P. Neoptolemos MA, MB, BChir, MD, FRCS, FMedSci Head Professor of Surgery9,10,11,
  7. Keiko Shiratori MD Chair Professor12,
  8. David C. Whitcomb MD, PhD Professor of Medicine Chief13 and
  9. Bettina M. Rau MD Coordinating Editor Associate Professor of Surgery14
  1. Henning Dralle MD Professor of Surgery and Chairman1,
  2. Andreas Machens,
  3. Michael Brauckhoff and
  4. Oliver Gimm MD2

Published Online: 4 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300123.ch91

The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery, Second Edition

The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery, Second Edition

How to Cite

Dralle, H., Machens, A., Brauckhoff, M. and Gimm, O. (2008) Long-Term Outcome after Treatment of Endocrine Tumors, in The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery, Second Edition (eds H. G. Beger, A. L. Warshaw, M. W. Büchler, R. A. Kozarek, M. M. Lerch, J. P. Neoptolemos, K. Shiratori, D. C. Whitcomb and B. M. Rau), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300123.ch91

Editor Information

  1. 3

    c/o Universitätsklinikum Ulm, University of Ulm, Germany

  2. 4

    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

  3. 5

    W. Gerald Austen Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

  4. 6

    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Germany

  5. 7

    Digestive Disease Institute, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

  6. 8

    Department of Gastroenterology, Endocrinology and Nutrition, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany

  7. 9

    The Owen and Ellen Evans Chair of Cancer Studies, University of Liverpool, UK

  8. 10

    Division of Surgery and Oncology, University of Liverpool, UK

  9. 11

    School of Cancer Studies, University of Liverpool, UK

  10. 12

    Department of Gastroenterology, Tokyo Women's Medical University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan

  11. 13

    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA

  12. 14

    Department of General, Thoracic, Vascular and Transplantation Surgery, University of Rostock, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, University of Halle, Germany

  2. 2

    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Martin-Luther University of Halle-Wittenburg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146647

Online ISBN: 9781444300123

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Keywords:

  • neuroendocrine pancreatic tumor (NEPT);
  • long-term outcome after endocrine tumor treatment;
  • new WHO classification of NEPT;
  • primary tumor resection and long-term outcome;
  • sporadic gastrinomas;
  • reliable primary tumor characteristics heralding malignancy;
  • malignant NEPT with liver metastases at presentation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Long-term outcome in NEPT: impact of tumor biology and stage

  • Long-term outcome in NEPT: effectiveness of surgical treatment

  • Long-term outcome after surgery in patients with sporadic insulinoma and gastrinoma

  • Long-term outcome after surgery in patients with MEN-1 NEPT

  • Lessions learned from long-term outcome studies in NEPT

  • References