Pancreatic Endocrine Carcinoma

Known as: Islet Cell Carcinoma, Malignant Pancreatic Endocrine Tumor, High Grade Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma 
An aggressive, high-grade and poorly differentiated carcinoma with neuroendocrine differentiation that arises from the pancreas. The mitotic count is… (More)

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1942-2017
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2005
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2005
PURPOSE Pertuzumab, a recombinant humanized monoclonal antibody (2C4), binds to extracellular domain II of the HER-2 receptor and… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND The objective of this study was to determine the prognostic variables that influence response and survival in patients… (More)
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2005
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2005
OBJECTIVE Although pancreatic cancer has an extremely high case fatality rate, little is known about differences in mortality by… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE The role of systemic chemotherapy in the management of pancreatic endocrine carcinoma (islet cell carcinoma; PEC) is an… (More)
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2002
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2002
The Eph family of receptor tyrosine kinases and their ligands, known as ephrins, play a crucial role in vascular development… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND A phase II study of dacarbazine (DTIC), was conducted to determine the response rate, duration of response, toxicity… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Neuroendocrine tumor metastases to the liver are generally slow growing, but patients suffer from hormone… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To determine the effectiveness of hepatic artery occlusion alone and with sequenced chemotherapy for patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Unlike its lethal exocrine counterpart, islet cell carcinoma of the pancreas is an indolent neuroendocrine neoplasm. The majority… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973