Background and Types of Gastric Carcinoid Tumors

Gastric carcinoid tumors represent 4% of all gastrointestinal (GI) neuroendocrine tumors, and the incidence of these tumors has been reported to be increasing. The percentage of gastric carcinoids in relation to all gastric neoplasms has also increased, from 0.4% to 1.8%. It remains unclear if these trends represent a true increase in incidence of this…

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