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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Klöppel, G; Anlauf, M; Perren, A 
Title:
Endocrine precursor lesions of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. 
Abstract:
This review focuses on precursor lesions of gastrointestinal and pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs). There are three conditions that are associated with hyperplastic changes in endocrine cells preceding GEP-NETs: autoimmune chronic atrophic gastritis or multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) with gastric enterochromaffin-like (ECL) cell hyperplasia; MEN1 with gastrin and somatostatin cell hyperplasia in the duodenum and glucagon cell hyperplasia in the islets of the pancreas; and...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Endocr Pathol 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
18 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
150-5 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1046-3976 
TUM Institution:
r Allgemeine Pathologie und pathologische Anatomie