Items tagged “neuroendocrine tumours”
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Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia
Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia (DIPNECH) is an extremely rare pulmonary disorder at the benign end of the neuroendocrine cells proliferation spectrum. It is mainly seen in non-smoker middle age females with a history of chronic cough or asthma. On imaging, it is c...
Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors
Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors (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 p...