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Appendix neuroendocrine neoplasm

MedGen UID:
361887
Concept ID:
C1879718
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Appendix Neuroendocrine Neoplasm; appendix neuroendocrine neoplasm; Neuroendocrine neoplasm of appendix; neuroendocrine neoplasm of vermiform appendix; Neuroendocrine tumor of appendix; vermiform appendix NET; vermiform appendix neuroendocrine neoplasm; vermiform appendix neuroendocrine tumor; vermiform appendix neuroendocrine tumor, well differentiated, low or intermediate grade; vermiform appendix neuroendocrine tumour
SNOMED CT: Neuroendocrine neoplasm of appendix (725167001); Neuroendocrine tumor of appendix (725167001)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0024501

Definition

A neoplasm with neuroendocrine differentiation that arises from the appendix. It includes neuroendocrine tumors (well-differentiated neuroendocrine neoplasms) and neuroendocrine carcinomas (poorly differentiated neuroendocrine neoplasms). [from NCI]

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Cuthbertson DJ, Shankland R, Srirajaskanthan R
Clin Med (Lond) 2023 Mar;23(2):119-124. doi: 10.7861/clinmed.2023-0044. PMID: 36958842
Ciarrocchi A, Rindi G, Pietroletti R
J Gastrointest Cancer 2021 Jun;52(2):471-475. Epub 2021 Mar 19 doi: 10.1007/s12029-021-00628-8. PMID: 33740229
Pape UF, Niederle B, Costa F, Gross D, Kelestimur F, Kianmanesh R, Knigge U, Öberg K, Pavel M, Perren A, Toumpanakis C, O'Connor J, Krenning E, Reed N, O'Toole D; Vienna Consensus Conference participants
Neuroendocrinology 2016;103(2):144-52. Epub 2016 Jan 5 doi: 10.1159/000443165. PMID: 26730583

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