The dedifferentiation of neuroendocrine tumor metastases: myth or reality?

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Dedifferentiation is a process that may be found in metastasis from the neuroendocrine tumors. We present the case of a female within the seventh decade of life incidentally diagnosed with a mature teratoma with element of cartilages, bronchia, mucinous glands, and a poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma (Ki67 of 30%). After six months of… (More)

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@article{Poian2013TheDO, title={The dedifferentiation of neuroendocrine tumor metastases: myth or reality?}, author={Cătălina Poiană and Mihaela Neamtu and Elena Taina Avramescu and Mara Carşote and Raluca Alexandra Trifanescu and Dana Cristina Terzea and Oana Maria Neamţu and Rucsandra Elena Dănciulescu Miulescu}, journal={Romanian journal of morphology and embryology = Revue roumaine de morphologie et embryologie}, year={2013}, volume={54 1}, pages={201-3} }