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insulinoma

[‚in·sə·lə′nō·mə]
(medicine)
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In this case report we wanted to remind and emphasize the existence of two insulinoma cases who applied to the neurology and psychiatry clinics before diagnosis and who used long term un necessary antiepileptic drugs due to misdiagnosis of epilepsy or psychiatric disorders.
Endoscopic ultrasound was performed for detecting a possible recurrent insulinoma but did not show any suspected lesion suggesting insulinoma.
(1) 111 In-radiolabeled octreotide has high sensitivity for detecting NETs with the exception of insulinomas and poorly differentiated NETs.
Screening for insulinoma antigen 2 and zinc transporter 8 autoantibodies: a cost-effective and age-independent strategy to identify rapid progressors to clinical onset among relatives of type 1 diabetic patients.
In addition, unlike the normal individuals, the endogenous ENPP1 protein levels were similar among insulinoma patients except in one case, consistent with our hypothesis of the suppressive effect of high level of endogenous insulin on Enpp1 expression in these patients.
INS-1 cells (obtained from Bioleaf Biotech, Shanghai, China) were derived from a rat insulinoma. Cells were cultured in RPMI 1640 (GIBCO, California, USA) supplemented with 10% (v/v) fetal bovine serum (FBS) (10099141, GIBCO, Australia), 50 [micro]M [beta]-mercaptoethanol (Solarbio, Beijing, China), 10 mM HEPES (Solarbio), 2 mM L-glutamine (Solarbio), 1 mM Na pyruvate (Solarbio), 100 U/mL penicillin (Solarbio), and 100 [micro]g/mL streptomycin (Solarbio), as described previously [14].
[5] Pancreatic, 39 18 (i) Octreotide Cap: 600 MEN1, 11 (ii) Chemotherapy Tem: 150-200 Carcinoids, 22.5 (iii) Chemoembolization Gastrinoma, 11 Glucagonoma, 5.5 Insulinoma, 11 Fine et al.
Insulinoma is a rare neuroendocrine tumor that causes hypoglycemia, and surgical resection is indicated for all localized tumors [1].
Hollow fiber FBR has been used to expand rat insulinoma cells fourfold, reaching a final density of 5.7 x [10.sup.4] cell [cm.sup.-2] (1.3 x [10.sup.8] cells in total) [111].
He underwent enucleation of the tumour, and that was confirmed as an insulinoma histologically with benign characteristics (Ki67<1%).
Successful management of a sporadic pancreatic insulinoma by endoscopic ultrasound-guided radiofrequency ablation.