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Metastatic Carcinoid Tumor

A carcinoid tumor that has extended beyond its original site of growth to other anatomic sites.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE Metastatic carcinoid is an incurable malignancy whose symptoms, such as diarrhea and flushing, can be debilitating and… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Carcinoid tumors are a fascinating group of neuroendocrine neoplasms that develop either sporadically or as part of an… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
BACKGROUND Prognosis in patients with carcinoid and pancreatic endocrine tumors with diffuse, unresectable liver metastases is… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Iodine‐131 metaiodobenzylguanidine (131I‐MIBG) is useful for imaging carcinoid tumors and recently has been applied to the… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
BACKGROUNDCarcinoid tumors have a predilection for metastasizing to the liver. The presence of liver metastases is associated… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
OBJECTIVE Meta‐iodo‐benzyl‐guanidine labelled with 131‐iodine (131I‐mIBG) has been used extensively for imaging tumours… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Patients with metastatic carcinoid tumours often undergo surgical procedures to reduce the tumour burden and associated… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE To evaluate the therapeutic effect of iodine-131-labeled metaiodobenzylguanidine (131I-MIBG) and unlabeled MIBG in… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Background. Using a wide range of interferon (IFN) doses and schedules, a number of authors have found them to be active against… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Thirteen patients with functioning carcinoid syndrome and hepatic metastases were surgically treated. Localized hepatic…