Primary lymph node gastrinoma: a rare cause of abdominal pain in childhood.

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Gastrinoma is a hormone-secreting tumor associated with the Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. It is quite rare among children. The discovery of gastrinomas in unusual locations such as lymph nodes, bones, ovaries, and the liver poses a diagnostic dilemma as to whether the tumor is primary or metastatic. Here, we present a case of a primary gastrinoma within a… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MPH.0b013e318298de7e

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@article{Citak2013PrimaryLN, title={Primary lymph node gastrinoma: a rare cause of abdominal pain in childhood.}, author={Elvan Cağlar Citak and Hakan Taşkinlar and Rabia Bozdoğan Arpaci and Feramuz Demir Apaydin and Emel Ceylan Gunay and Huseyin Tanriverdi and Nalan Akyurek}, journal={Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology}, year={2013}, volume={35 5}, pages={394-8} }