Maria Giselle S. Velez

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Neuroendocrine Tumors

Neuroendocrine Tumors I. Problem/Condition. Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are neoplasms arising from a group of neurosecretory cells found in different organs of the body including the lungs, pancreas, and the gastrointestinal tract. These tumors can be benign or malignant. Different tumor types exist depending on tumor location and hormone produced. The WHO 2010 classification of neuroendocrine…

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