Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor

Known as: Digestive System Carcinoid Tumor, Carcinoid Tumor of Gastrointestinal System, GI carcinoid tumor 
A usually small, slow-growing, well differentiated neuroendocrine tumor arising from the digestive system. It is composed of islands of rounded… (More)
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Carcinoid tumors are rare, slow-growing tumors found primarily in the GI tract. Carcinoid syndrome develops when vasoactive… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Carcinoid tumors are a group of heterogeneous tumors with neuroendocrine differentiation and are mainly located in the… (More)
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2005
2005
CONTEXT Gastrointestinal (GI) carcinoid tumors elaborate serotonin and other vasoactive substances, causing the carcinoid… (More)
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2005
2005
Gastrointestinal (GI) carcinoid cells secrete multiple neuroendocrine (NE) markers and hormones including 5-hydroxytryptamine and… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Carcinoid tumors originate from the neuroendocrine cells throughout the body and occur most frequently (74%) in the… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE AND IMPORTANCE We describe a patient with acromegaly and pituitary hyperplasia secondary to a growth hormone-releasing… (More)
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2001
2001
The molecular basis of carcinogenesis in gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors is not well understood. To clarify the contribution of… (More)
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2001
2001
The molecular basis of carcinogenesis in gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors is not well understood. To clarify the contribution of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Thyroid transcription factor-1 (TTF-1) is a nuclear homeodomain transcription factor that is expressed in the developing thyroid… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND The histopathologic spectrum of colorectal neuroendocrine tumors ranges from benign to highly malignant. In this… (More)
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