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2021 May 20

Curr Oncol Rep



How to Manage Small Intestine (Jejunal and Ileal) Neuroendocrine Neoplasms Presenting with Liver Metastases?


Niederle B, Selberherr A, Niederle MB
Curr Oncol Rep. 2021 May 20; 23(7):85.
PMID: 34018081.


Small intestinal neuroendocrine neoplasms (siNENs) are slowly growing tumours with a low malignant potential. However, more than half of the patients present with distant metastases (stage IV) and nearly all with locoregional lymph node (LN) metastases at the time of surgery. The value of locoregional treatment is discussed controversially.