[Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours. What do we know of their history?].

  • Salvador Navarro
  • Published 2016 in Gastroenterologia y hepatologia

Abstract

Starting with Paul Langerhans, who first described pancreatic islets in 1869, this article reviews the various protagonists who, in the last century and a half, have contributed to the discovery of the main hormones originating in the pancreas, the analytical methods for their measurement, the imaging techniques for identifying tumoural location, and the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gastrohep.2015.09.001

Cite this paper

@article{Navarro2016PancreaticNT, title={[Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours. What do we know of their history?].}, author={Salvador Navarro}, journal={Gastroenterologia y hepatologia}, year={2016}, volume={39 4}, pages={293-300} }