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The role of somatostatin analogues in the treatment of neuroendocrine tumours.

Abstract:

Neuroendocrine tumours belong to a heterogeneous family of neoplasms, originating in endocrine glands (such as the pituitary, parathyroid or the neuroendocrine adrenal glands), in endocrine islets (within the thyroid or pancreas) as well as in endocrine cells dispersed between exocrine cells throughout the digestive or respiratory tracts. The clinical behaviour of neuroendocrine tumours is variable; they may be functioning or not functioning, ranging from well-differentiated slow growing neur...

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Publisher copy:
10.1016/j.mce.2007.10.006
Journal:
Molecular and cellular endocrinology More from this journal
Volume:
286
Issue:
1-2
Pages:
238-250
Publication date:
2008-05-01
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EISSN:
1872-8057
ISSN:
0303-7207
Language:
English
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pubs:138228
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uuid:f84fc65c-a163-4b2a-95de-9b0bca258cfb
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pubs:138228
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138228
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2012-12-19

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