Cavitary choroidal metastasis from lung neuroendocrine tumor: report of 3 cases.

@article{Shields2011CavitaryCM,
  title={Cavitary choroidal metastasis from lung neuroendocrine tumor: report of 3 cases.},
  author={Carol L. Shields and Emil Anthony T. Say and Natalie A Stanciu and Carlos G Bianciotto and Carl J Danzig and Jerry A. Shields},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={2011},
  volume={129 1},
  pages={
          102-4
        }
}
Neuroendocrine tumors (NET) arise from the diffuse neuroendocrine system in the gastrointestinal tract, bronchopulmonary system, and the urogenital tract. Generically these tumors have been referred to as carcinoid tumors, but more recent scientific evaluation introduced by the World Health Organization has reclassified them as NET based on size, proliferative rate, localization, differentiation, and hormone production. Neuroendocrine tumors can be a low-grade malignancy (carcinoid tumor) or a… CONTINUE READING

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