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Is carcinoid tumor the same thing as cancer?

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Dr. Della Howell
Pediatrics - Hematology & Oncology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Carcinoid tumors

Are just one of the many different types of cancer that people can get.

In brief: Carcinoid tumors

Are just one of the many different types of cancer that people can get.
Dr. Della Howell
Dr. Della Howell
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Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

A carcinoid tumor is a specific type of malignancy developing from neuroendocrine tissues.

In brief: Yes

A carcinoid tumor is a specific type of malignancy developing from neuroendocrine tissues.
Dr. Edward Gold
Dr. Edward Gold
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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine

In brief: Carcinoid tumor

A carcinoid tumor is neuroendocrine tumor. So yes, it is a kind of cancer.
It's very unique, and relatively uncommon.

In brief: Carcinoid tumor

A carcinoid tumor is neuroendocrine tumor. So yes, it is a kind of cancer.
It's very unique, and relatively uncommon.
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
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