This chapter on carcinoid and related gastropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETS) succinctly, yet comprehensively, covers this multifaceted subject. Included are characterizations of carcinoid/NETS, their incidence and prevalence, pathology, natural courses, clinical features, laboratory diagnosis, and details of types of clinical presentations, prognosis, treatment, and resources for further information.
|Title of host publication||Gastroenterology|
|Number of pages||13|
|State||Published - 1 Jan 2014|
- Analog treatment
- Carcinoid syndrome
- Neuroendocrine tumors
- Treatment: surgical