somatostatin analogue therapy

Known as: Somatostatin Analog Therapy, therapy, somatostatin analogue 
Endocrine drug therapy that uses analogs of somatostatin to treat neuroendocrine tumors.
National Institutes of Health

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2012
2012
BACKGROUND Spontaneous hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia following gastric bypass surgery (GBS) is increasingly recognised. However… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVE In acromegaly, 25-50% of patients respond inadequately to conventional long-acting somatostatin analogue (SSA) therapy… (More)
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2009
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2009
We intended to identify the prognostic factors and the results of interventions on patients with liver metastatic midgut… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND The prevalence of gallstones (GS) is increased in acromegaly and further increased by somatostatin analogue (SA… (More)
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2006
2006
In many centres, a test dose (TD) of octreotide is administered before commencing somatostatin analogue therapy (SAT), although… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE In the treatment of acromegaly, a 'test dose' of octreotide is recommended prior to the use of depot somatostatin… (More)
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2001
2001
INTRODUCTION Neuroendocrine tumors often metastasize to the liver and present with disabling hormonal symptoms. Hepatic artery… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND The recent introduction of the depot somatostatin analogues octreotide LAR and lanreotide represent major advances in… (More)
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1994
1994
BACKGROUND/AIMS Previous studies have shown that secretory losses in patients with end jejunostomy syndrome (EJS) on home… (More)
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1991
1991
Post-resectional hyperplasia is the phenomenon in which residual small bowel increases in size and absorptive capacity after… (More)
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