Methods: This was a retrospective analysis of prospectively collected sporadic p-NET cases. The final histological diagnosis was achieved on a post-surgical specimen.
Chromogranin A CgA levels were measured. Results: A total of 80 patients mean age: 58 ± The diameter of functioning was significantly lower than that of non-functioning p-NETs Overall, the CT study detected the lesion in 51 CT overlooked the pancreatic lesion more frequently in patients with functioning than non-functioning neuroendocrine cancer liver EUS allowed a more precise pre-operative tumor measurement, with an overall incorrect dimension in only 9 Conclusions: Data of this large case series would neuroendocrine cancer liver that the EUS should be included in the diagnostic work-up in all patients with a suspected p-NET, even when the CT study was neuroendocrine cancer liver for a primary lesion in the pancreas.
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