The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, Patient Education Site

Small bowel carcinoids

This document is available in Spanish

Suggested References

Burke AP, Thomas RM, Elsayed AM, Sobin LH. Carcinoids of the jejunum and ileum: an immunohistochemical and clinicopathologic study of 167 cases. Cancer 1997; 79: 1086- 93.

Campana D, Nori F, Piscitelli L. e tal. Chromogranin A: is it a useful marker of neuroendocrine tumors? J Clin Oncol 2007; 25: 1967 - 73.

Jansen ET, Holmberg, Stridesberg M, et al. Carcinoid tumors: Analysis of prognostic factors and survival in 301 patients from a referral center. Ann Oncol. 1997; 8: 685 - 90.

Kraus Y, Keidar Z, Kegan I, et al. Spect/CT imaging with lll In-pentetreotide in assessment of neuroendocrine tumors. Clin Endocrinal (oxf) 2003; 59 (5): 565-73.

Modlin IM, Champaneria MC, Chan AK, Kidd M. A three decade analysis of 3911 small intestinal neuroendocrine tumors: The rapid pace of no progress. Am J Gastroenterol 2007; 102: 1464- 1473.

Moertel CG, Saner WG, Dockerty, MB, Baggenstoss AH. Life history of the carcinoid tumor of the small intentine. Cancer 1961; 14: 901 - 12.

Rorstad O. Prognostic indicators for carcinoid neurendocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. J Surg Oncol 1 2005; 89: 151-160.

Wang Y-Z, Joseph S, Lindholm E, Lyons J, Boudreaux JP, and Woltering E. Lymphatic mapping helps to define resection margins for midgut carcinoids. Surgery. 2009; 146: 993-997.

back to Top


FIND AN EXPERIENCED SURGEON NEAR YOU

Find an Experienced Endocrine Surgeon

NEW!   WEBSITE
EVALUATION SURVEY

This web site, created by members of the AAES, is aimed at providing accurate, unbiased, and helpful information. Please help us improve this website by taking a short survey.

Take the web site evaluation survey

VISIT OUR PATIENT RESOURCES PAGE

Visit Endocrine Patient Resources Page