Midgut Carcinoid Tumor

A carcinoid tumor that arises from the jejunum, ileum, proximal colon, or appendix.
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Patients with malignant midgut carcinoids are occasionally diagnosed with limited tumor spread, and surgery with… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND The expression of certain tyrosine kinase receptors (TKR) has been shown to have a prognostic value in many tumor… (More)
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2005
2005
Classical midgut carcinoids are serotonin-secreting tumors derived from enterochromaffin cells in the gut. Metastatic disease… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE High-dose somatostatin analogue treatment has shown an antiproliferative effect in one study including patients with… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Midgut carcinoid tumours often present with widespread disease making curative surgery impossible. Medical treatment… (More)
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2002
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2002
We have evaluated survival and tumor-related symptoms in the presence of mesenteric lymph node and liver metastases in relation… (More)
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2001
2001
Classical midgut carcinoids are rare intestinal neuroendocrine tumors that often present with metastases at diagnosis. In… (More)
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1997
1997
Hormonal overproduction is a significant problem in patients with disseminated midgut carcinoid tumors. Serotonin (5-HT) is one… (More)
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1996
1996
n = 59) generally was accompanied by symptoms of abdominal pain and weight loss, and it often required urgent intervention due to… (More)
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1996
1996
A 55-yr-old woman with a midgut carcinoid syndrome due to metastatic spread of an ileal tumor to the liver, paraortic and… (More)
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