Carcinoid Tumors: Development of Our Knowledge

@article{Creutzfeldt1996CarcinoidTD,
  title={Carcinoid Tumors: Development of Our Knowledge},
  author={Werner O. C. Creutzfeldt},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
  year={1996},
  volume={20},
  pages={126-131}
}
Historically, carcinoids have long been known to be a morphologically distinct class of rare intestinal tumors that behave less aggressively than the more common intestinal adenocarcinomas. It was not until much later that their endocrine nature was recognized. Some authors restrict the term carcinoid to intestinal endocrine tumors, whereas others include a large variety of neuroendocrine tumors. In the WHO classification of 1980, carcinoids were defined as tumors of the diffuse neuroendocrine… CONTINUE READING
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