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Disease Carcinoma, Islet Cell

Name Carcinoma, Islet Cell
Synonyms Carcinomas, Islet Cell | Islet Cell Carcinoma | Islet Cell Carcinomas | Islet Cell Tumor, Malignant
Definition A primary malignant neoplasm of the pancreatic ISLET CELLS. Usually it involves the non-INSULIN-producing cell types, the PANCREATIC ALPHA CELLS and the pancreatic delta cells (SOMATOSTATIN-SECRETING CELLS) in GLUCAGONOMA and SOMATOSTATINOMA, respectively.
Categories Cancer | Digestive system disease | Endocrine system disease
MeSH® ID D018273
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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carcinoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Adenocarcinoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carcinoma, Islet Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Site Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Digestive System Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pancreatic Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carcinoma, Islet Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Site Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Endocrine Gland Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pancreatic Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carcinoma, Islet Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Digestive System Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pancreatic Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carcinoma, Islet Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
5. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pancreatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pancreatic Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carcinoma, Islet Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
6. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Endocrine Gland Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pancreatic Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Carcinoma, Islet Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Carcinoma, Islet Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Gastrinoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Glucagonoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Somatostatinoma
  Vipoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes