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Rectal neuroendocrine tumor: a case series

Kamarudin, Zalikha and Ganisan, Dhayalan and Mahno, Noor Ezmas (2017) Rectal neuroendocrine tumor: a case series. In: College of Surgeon, Academy of Medicine Malaysia, Annual Scientific Meeting 2017, 19th-21st May 2017, Hotel Pullman, Kuching. (Unpublished)

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The gastrointestinal (GI) tract contains no fewer than 13 different types of neuroendocrine cells.( 1)Although the GI tract have the largest amount of neuroendocrine cell, the occurrence of GI NETs are rare and only constitute less than 2 % of all GI malignancies. Rectal NETs are the second most common GI NETs after small bowel. Most of the cases discovered incidentally during screening colonoscopy for other reasons. (2)

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Additional Information: 6610/58381
Uncontrolled Keywords: Rectal neuroendocrine tumor
Subjects: R Medicine > RD Surgery
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Medicine > Department of Surgery
Depositing User: Dr Noor Ezmas Mahno
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 2017 12:13
Last Modified: 02 Oct 2017 12:13
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/58381

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