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Dr Christos Toumpanakis is one of London's leading consultant gastroenterologists practising at the Royal Free Hospital London. He is also an honorary Associate Professor at University College London (UCL) and has won the 'Top-Teacher of the Year' Award on five different occasions. His sub-specialty is neuroendocrine tumours and he is considered to be one of the international experts in the field.  He also specialises in coeliac disease, dyspepsia, gastro-oesophageal reflux, bowel disease including inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), gastrointestinal endoscopy as well as gastro-intestinal problems of patients with congenital immuno-deficiencies.

He has lectured at several international conferences and has published numerous papers and reviews. He is currently the Chairman of the Advisory Board of the European Neuroendocrine Tumour Society (ENETS), co-editor of ENETS CME program, co-author of ENETS & UK & Ireland NET Guidelines, as well as member of the Advisory Board of the UK NET patients’ foundation. He leads a NET Clinical Research Group and his main research interests include novel biomarkers and molecular imaging in NETs, mesenteric fibrosis, and carcinoid heart disease.

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Neuroendocrine tumours


Chronic diarrhoea

What is chronic diarrhoea?   The term chronic diarrhoea is used for cases in which diarrhoea has lasted for several w...


What is dysphagia? Dysphagia&nbs...

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

What is inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)? Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) a medical term used to describe a group of diseases that cause &...

Coeliac disease

What is coeliac disease? Coeliac disease is a pathology characterised by permanent intolerance to gluten. This substance is present in ...

Acid reflux

What is gastroesophageal reflux disease? Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a digestive dis...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Acid reflux
  • Chronic diarrhoea
  • Coeliac disease
  • Colitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Neuroendocrine tumours
  • Viral hepatitis

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Neuroendocrine tumours: what is the survival rate?
Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) develop from cells of the neuroendocrine system and can be located in the digestive system, lungs and other organs in the body. We spoke to leading gastroenterologist Dr Christos Toumpanakis about the condition, including the treatment options available and the survival rate following a diagnosis of NETs.
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