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Breast neuroendocrine neoplasm

MedGen UID:
231969
Concept ID:
C1332635
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Breast Endocrine Neoplasm; breast endocrine neoplasm; breast NET; Breast Neuroendocrine Neoplasm; breast neuroendocrine neoplasm; breast neuroendocrine tumor; breast neuroendocrine tumor, well differentiated, low or intermediate grade; breast neuroendocrine tumour; Neuroendocrine Neoplasm of Breast; neuroendocrine neoplasm of breast; Neuroendocrine Neoplasm of the Breast; neuroendocrine neoplasm of the breast; neuroendocrine tumor of the breast; neuroendocrine tumour of the breast
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0002485

Definition

A neoplasm that arises from the breast and is composed of cells exhibiting neuroendocrine differentiation. It is classified as neuroendocrine carcinoma or neuroendocrine tumor G1 and neuroendocrine tumor G2. Most cases are neuroendocrine carcinomas. Primary neuroendocrine tumors in the breast are very rare. [from NCI]

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Davis LE, Shalin SC, Tackett AJ
Cancer Biol Ther 2019;20(11):1366-1379. Epub 2019 Aug 1 doi: 10.1080/15384047.2019.1640032. PMID: 31366280Free PMC Article
Leachman SA, Lucero OM, Sampson JE, Cassidy P, Bruno W, Queirolo P, Ghiorzo P
Cancer Metastasis Rev 2017 Mar;36(1):77-90. doi: 10.1007/s10555-017-9661-5. PMID: 28283772Free PMC Article
Chattopadhyay C, Kim DW, Gombos DS, Oba J, Qin Y, Williams MD, Esmaeli B, Grimm EA, Wargo JA, Woodman SE, Patel SP
Cancer 2016 Aug 1;122(15):2299-312. Epub 2016 Mar 15 doi: 10.1002/cncr.29727. PMID: 26991400Free PMC Article

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