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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… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Carcinoid tumors are a fascinating group of neuroendocrine neoplasms that develop either sporadically or as part of an… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Iodine‐131 metaiodobenzylguanidine (131I‐MIBG) is useful for imaging carcinoid tumors and recently has been applied to the… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Patients with metastatic carcinoid tumours often undergo surgical procedures to reduce the tumour burden and associated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Patients with advanced metastatic carcinoid tumors who have disease progression despite conventional therapy are left… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE To evaluate the therapeutic effect of iodine-131-labeled metaiodobenzylguanidine (131I-MIBG) and unlabeled MIBG in… Expand
Review
1995
Review
1995
BACKGROUND Overall survival and quality of life in patients with metastatic carcinoid tumors depend on control of tumor growth… Expand
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… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Survival in patients with metastatic carcinoid tumors is dependent on control of tumor growth and adequate palliation of… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Thirteen patients with functioning carcinoid syndrome and hepatic metastases were surgically treated. Localized hepatic… Expand