neuroendocrine


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neuroendocrine

[¦nu̇r·ō′en·də·krən]
(biology)
Pertaining to both the nervous and endocrine systems, structurally and functionally.
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Evaluation of the World Health Organization 2010 Grading System in Surgical Outcome and Prognosis of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors.
Many foci of neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia, the largest was 6 mm in diameter, were detected on the wedge biopsy specimen taken by video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) [Figure 2].
Using this 'CRISPR screen', the team found that a transcription factor called POU2F3 is expressed exclusively in the minority of SCLC tumours with low levels of neuroendocrine markers.
Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors treated with high dose octreotide-LAR: A systematic literature review.
Therefore, diagnosis of a neuroendocrine tumor (NET) was suspected.
Further histochemical analysis revealed a Ki-67 of 80% and positivity for CD56 and synaptophysin diagnostic of high-grade invasive neuroendocrine breast carcinoma (Figure 1).
The dominant component was an adenocarcinoma in four patients and a neuroendocrine tumor in six patients.
Keywords: Immunohistochemistry, Neuroendocrine carcinomas, Octreotide.
Neuroendocrine cells in the prostate regulate growth and differentiation in addition to the exocrine secretory process of the prostate gland.
We present here the case of a patient with subacute intestinal obstruction, who underwent right hemicolectomy, that was postoperatively revealed to be a case of iliocecal neuroendocrine tumor on histopathologic examination of the specimen.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved France-based Advanced Accelerator Applications' radioactive drug, Lutathera (lutetium Lu 177 dotatate), intended for the treatment of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours, it was reported yesterday.
Typical pulmonary carcinoid is known as a low-grade subtype of lung neuroendocrine tumor (NET) and is characterized by an indolent nature.