Understanding the Diagnosis: What Does it Mean to Have Carcinoid Syndrome?
Produced in partnership with Carcinoid Cancer Foundation.
Support for this patient education program provided by Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Not everyone with neuroendocrine tumors develops carcinoid syndrome. But for those who do, understanding the symptoms and staying aware of current and emerging treatments is essential.
Whether you've just been diagnosed or have been living with carcinoid syndrome for decades, this free program for neuroendocrine cancer patients and caregivers will empower you on the next stage of your journey. Originally broadcast live on March 1st, 2017, it is now available to watch on demand.
Learn from Dr. Edward Wolin, internationally renowned neuroendocrine cancer specialist, Grace Goldstein of the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation and fellow patients, Giovanna Imbesi, Mitch Berger and Rick Mainwaring.
Register here to watch the full one-hour program or select from the excerpts below.
Patient Education on Carcinoid Syndrome:
Chapters and Extras
The Work–Up: What Tests to Expect for Carcinoid Syndrome
Treating & Managing Carcinoid Syndrome
What to Do Between Doctor Visits and Treatments: Self-Care, Resources, and Q&A
Hundreds of questions came in before and during the live program. Watch this extra footage of the panel answering some they didn't get to during the live broadcast.