Hepatic gastrinoma.

@article{Moriura1993HepaticG,
  title={Hepatic gastrinoma.},
  author={S Moriura and Shigaku Ikeda and Masafumi Hirai and Kenichi Naiki and Tomoaki Fujioka and Kenji Yokochi and Seiichi Gotou},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1993},
  volume={72 5},
  pages={1547-50}
}
A solitary hepatic tumor in a 50-year-old woman, which was observed as a hemangioma, ultimately was resected because it increased in size. The tumor volume doubling time was 28.8 months over the observed period of 30 months. The histologic diagnosis was carcinoid tumor. Immunohistochemical staining showed strong focal reactivity for gastrin and diffuse reactivity for pancreatic polypeptide, vasointestinal polypeptide, calcitonin, and parathormone. Preoperative gastric hyperacidity with diarrhea… CONTINUE READING
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