Advances in the diagnosis and management of insulinoma

Irene Lou, William B. Inabnet

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In this comprehensive chapter, we will review the presentation and pathophysiology of insulinomas, the most common functional pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor. We will discuss in detail how to diagnose and localize these tumors. Additionally, we will review the comprehensive surgical treatment including preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative management. We will also discuss medical treatments, as well how to manage cases of malignant insulinoma and review outcomes of treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvances in Treatment and Management in Surgical Endocrinology
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9780323661959
ISBN (Print)9780323661942
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2019


  • Insulinoma
  • MEN-1
  • Neuroendocrine tumor
  • Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor


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