carcinoid carcinoid

Definition(s):

  • (n) a small tumor (benign or malignant) arising from the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract; usually associated with excessive secretion of serotonin

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  1. Cedars-Sinai opens first-of-its-kind trial in western US for metastatic carcinoid cancer patients

    ( Cedars-Sinai Medical Center ) Working to improve treatment and survivorship outcomes, the Cedars-Sinai Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute has opened a Phase III clinical trial of targeted radiation for patients with intestinal carcinoid cancer that has spread beyond the intestine. Cedars-Sinai is the only facility in the western US offering this clinical trial.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

  2. Cedars-Sinai Opens First-of-Its-Kind Trial in Western U.S. For Metastatic Carcinoid Cancer Patients

    Working to improve treatment and survivorship outcomes, the Cedars-Sinai Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute has opened a Phase III clinical trial of targeted radiation for patients with intestinal carcinoid cancer that has spread beyond the intestine. Cedars-Sinai is the only facility in the western U.S. offering this clinical trial.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Newswise

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