Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders (ASGIS)(ISSN: 2582-1091)

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 7

Neuroendocrine Tumor of Terminal Ileum - Case Report

Ramalho DW1, Mazzini lR1*, Júnior HS2, Camargo JGT2 and Mazzini H3

1Medical Student, Department of Gastroenterology, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (PUC-Campinas), Brazil
2Assistant Physician of the Surgery, Urgency and Trauma Service (SCUT) of the Celso Pierro Hospital and Maternity, Puc-Campinas Hospital, Brazil
3Assistant Physician of the General Surgery Service of the Paulínia Municipal Hospital, Brazil

*Corresponding Author: Mazzini lR, Medical Student, Department of Gastroenterology, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (PUC-Campinas), Brazil.

Received: June 17, 2022; Published: June 27, 2022


Neuroendocrine tumors are malignancis associated or not with hormonal changes, presenting indolently. It has a variable incidence according to the type of study, but usually 0,28-0,8:100.000 [10] is observed, but it may be even rarer depending on its location. The aim of this study is to report a rare case of neuroendocrine tumor of the small intestine diagnosed by unusual methods.

Keywords: Tumor; Neuroendocrine; Indolent


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Citation: Mazzini lR., et al. “Neuroendocrine Tumor of Terminal Ileum - Case Report". Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders 5.7 (2022): 85-89.


Copyright: © 2022 Mazzini lR., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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