Carcinoid of the pancreas: clinical characteristics and morphological features.

Abstract

The classical carcinoid tumour (WHO) of the pancreas is extremely rare and its diagnosis may puzzle physicians and pathologists. Here, 29 previously published cases of pancreatic carcinoid tumours, including one new case, are reviewed. Literature research was done using MedLine from 1966 to 1995. Pancreatic carcinoids produce an atypical carcinoid syndrome… (More)

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@article{Maurer1996CarcinoidOT, title={Carcinoid of the pancreas: clinical characteristics and morphological features.}, author={Cornelia Maurer and Harald B{\"a}r and T H Dyong and Esther Mueller-Garamvoelgyi and Hansmartin Friess and Charles Ruchti and Jean Claude Reubi and Markus W. B{\"u}chler}, journal={European journal of cancer}, year={1996}, volume={32A 7}, pages={1109-16} }