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A 22-year-old female asked:

How much metastasis does there need to be to cause carcinoid syndrome from midgut carcinoid tumors?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
How is the liver?: Typically patients do not develop carcinoid syndrome without having tumor metastases in the liver. So tell us about the results of your X-rays and scans of the chest, abdomen and your liver imaging studies. Then we can help you further.

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Last updated Jun 18, 2017

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