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How common are endocrine gland cancers?

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Dr. Uma Swamy
Radiation Oncology
3 doctors agree

In brief: See Below

See below link: http://www.
Cancer.Net/cancer-types/endocrine-tumor.

In brief: See Below

See below link: http://www.
Cancer.Net/cancer-types/endocrine-tumor.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Thyroid and ..

Of the endocrine organs, thyroid is the commonest site of cancers.
Pituitary tumors while not cancers in the literal sense are still dangerous. If you include testes and ovaries among the endocrine organs, these two, especially ovary is a common site of cancer.

In brief: Thyroid and ..

Of the endocrine organs, thyroid is the commonest site of cancers.
Pituitary tumors while not cancers in the literal sense are still dangerous. If you include testes and ovaries among the endocrine organs, these two, especially ovary is a common site of cancer.
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology

In brief: Not very common

At all. There are two heritable syndromes of men 1 (pituitaty, pancreas (insulin, gastrin and glucagon producing), para thyroid) and men 2 adrenal pheochromcytoma and parathyroid adenomas.
Testis and ovary pruduce non-endocrine type tumors, and rarely endocrine producing. Adrenal cortcal tumors are not common.

In brief: Not very common

At all. There are two heritable syndromes of men 1 (pituitaty, pancreas (insulin, gastrin and glucagon producing), para thyroid) and men 2 adrenal pheochromcytoma and parathyroid adenomas.
Testis and ovary pruduce non-endocrine type tumors, and rarely endocrine producing. Adrenal cortcal tumors are not common.
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