Thymic Carcinoid Tumor

Known as: Carcinoid Tumor of Thymus, Thymus Carcinoid Tumor, Thymic Carcinoid 
A primary thymic neuroendocrine tumor, often associated with Cushing syndrome. Two morphologic subtypes are recognized: typical and atypical… (More)
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2008
2008
A case of a 71-year-old male with ectopic adrenocorticotropic polypeptide (ACTH)-producing thymic carcinoid tumor presenting… (More)
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2005
2005
Neuroendocrine tumors may occur in the setting of multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) syndrome. Among these, a probably… (More)
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2005
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2005
CONTEXT Ectopic ACTH secretion (EAS) is difficult to diagnose and treat. We present our experience with EAS from 1983 to 2004… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Surgery remains the mainstay of treatment for thymic epithelial tumors, and radiation and chemotherapy also have been… (More)
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2003
2003
Little is known of the natural history of thymic carcinoids in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1). This is important… (More)
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2000
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2000
We studied 80 cases of primary thymic neuroendocrine carcinomas. Most patients had symptoms; approximately one third were… (More)
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1995
1995
Carcinoid tumors of the thymus are very rare, and their cytologic findings have not been reported previously in English… (More)
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1993
1993
Thymic carcinoma is an unusual neoplasm, and the undifferentiated type is rare. Thymic carcinoid is also rare. This report… (More)
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1984
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1984
Nineteen patients thought to have Cushing's disease were treated by transsphenoidal microsurgery; the type of operation performed… (More)
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1982
1982
A study of 15 cases of carcinoid tumor of the thymus, diagnosed and treated at the Mayo Clinic, revealed histopathologic features… (More)
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