Items tagged “neuroendocrine tumours”
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Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumours
Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumours (GI NETS) can be functional or non-functional: functional NETS can be challenging to localise as: they are often small in size at the time of diagnosis arise in many sites throughout the body non-functioning and/or malignant NETs often are larger at ...
Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia
Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia (DIPNECH) is an extremely rare pulmonary disorder where there is a proliferation of neuroendocrine cells within the lung. It is however recognised with increasing frequency. Epidemiology There may be an increased female predilection ...