Duodenal somatostatinoma: a case report and review of the literature

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INTRODUCTION About 70% of well-differentiated endocrine tumors arise from the gastrointestinal tract. Duodenal well-differentiated endocrine tumors account for only 2.6% of all neuroendocrine tumors. Following the first two case reports of somatostatin-secreting tumors in 1977, fewer than 200 cases of somatostatinoma have been reported. These tumors of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1752-1947-7-115

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@inproceedings{Ko2013DuodenalSA, title={Duodenal somatostatinoma: a case report and review of the literature}, author={Oğuz Koç and Yigit Duzkoylu and Yavuz Sari and Hasan Bektaş and Gungor Uzum and Vahit Tunali and Esra Paşaoğlu}, booktitle={Journal of medical case reports}, year={2013} }