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Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours.

Abstract:

Gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) are fairly rare neoplasms that present many clinical challenges. They secrete peptides and neuroamines that cause distinct clinical syndromes, including carcinoid syndrome. However, many are clinically silent until late presentation with mass effects. Investigation and management should be highly individualised for a patient, taking into consideration the likely natural history of the tumour and general health of the patient. Manageme...

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Journal:
The Lancet. Oncology
Volume:
9
Issue:
1
Pages:
61-72
Publication date:
2008-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1474-5488
ISSN:
1470-2045
URN:
uuid:14529d57-6583-432d-b58d-3dc81a442a66
Source identifiers:
15054
Local pid:
pubs:15054

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