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Pancreatic Neoplasms

Tumors or cancer of the PANCREAS. Depending on the types of ISLET CELLS present in the tumors, various hormones can be secreted: GLUCAGON from PANCREATIC ALPHA CELLS; INSULIN from PANCREATIC BETA CELLS; and SOMATOSTATIN from the SOMATOSTATIN-SECRETING CELLS. Most are malignant except the insulin-producing tumors (INSULINOMA).

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Tree Number(s): C04.588.274.761, C04.588.322.475, C06.301.761, C06.689.667, C19.344.421

MeSH Unique ID: D010190

Entry Terms:

  • Neoplasm, Pancreatic
  • Pancreatic Neoplasm
  • Pancreas Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm, Pancreas
  • Neoplasms, Pancreas
  • Pancreas Neoplasm
  • Neoplasms, Pancreatic
  • Cancer of Pancreas
  • Pancreas Cancers
  • Pancreas Cancer
  • Cancer, Pancreas
  • Cancers, Pancreas
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Cancer, Pancreatic
  • Cancers, Pancreatic
  • Pancreatic Cancers
  • Cancer of the Pancreas

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