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Everolimus, an oral inhibitor of the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR), has shown antitumour activity in patients… Expand PURPOSE
Metastatic carcinoid is an incurable malignancy whose symptoms, such as diarrhea and flushing, can be debilitating and… Expand Various tumours, classically specified as either neuroendocrine or non-neuroendocrine, contain high numbers of somatostatin… Expand Background—Circulating levels of interleukin-6 (IL-6) and tumor necrosis factor-&agr; (TNF-&agr;) are elevated in diabetic… Expand Abstract. The somatostatin analogue [DOTA0,Tyr3]octreotate has a nine-fold higher affinity for the somatostatin receptor subtype… Expand The aim of the study was to verify the effects of the administration of an inhibitor of the release of endogenous vasodilators… Expand OBJECTIVE
This study was conducted to determine whether the perioperative administration of octreotide decreases the incidence of… Expand Though morbidity and mortality rates following pancreatic resection have improved in recent years, they are still around 35% and… Expand BACKGROUND
Patients with scleroderma may have abnormal motility of the small intestine, with pseudoobstruction and bacterial… Expand