Abdominal Neuroendocrine Tumors

  • Massimo Carlini

Part of the Updates in Surgery book series (UPDATESSURG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Nosography

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Massimo Carlini, Marialuisa Appetecchia
      Pages 3-19
    3. Erminia Manfrin, Angelica Sonzogni, Aldo Scarpa, Giuseppe Pelosi
      Pages 21-32
    4. Francesco Tonelli, Francesca Giusti, Francesca Marini, Maria Luisa Brandi
      Pages 33-52
    5. Marialuisa Appetecchia, Rosa Lauretta, Francesca Rota, Massimo Carlini
      Pages 53-62
  3. Diagnosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Marialuisa Appetecchia, Rosa Lauretta, Francesca Rota, Massimo Carlini
      Pages 65-78
    3. Guido Costamagna, Ivo Boškoski, Fabia Attili
      Pages 79-90
    4. Marta Zerunian, Davide Bellini, Andrea Laghi
      Pages 91-107
    5. Stefano Severi, Giovanni Paganelli
      Pages 109-121
    6. Erminia Manfrin, Angelica Sonzogni, Aldo Scarpa, Giuseppe Pelosi
      Pages 123-135
  4. Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Massimo Carlini, Daniela Apa, Domenico Spoletini, Michele Grieco, Marialuisa Appetecchia, Francesca Rota et al.
      Pages 139-152
    3. Luca Landoni, Sara Cingarlini, Salvatore Paiella, Stefano Severi, Marco Miotto, Chiara Nessi et al.
      Pages 153-167
    4. Massimo Carlini, Domenico Spoletini, Michele Grieco, Daniela Apa, Marialuisa Appetecchia, Rosa Lauretta et al.
      Pages 169-182
    5. Giuseppe M. Ettorre, Roberto L. Meniconi, Pascal Hammel, Sophie Deguelte, Luca Filippi, Roberto Cianni
      Pages 183-198

About this book


This book aims to equip readers with a better understanding of neuroendocrine tumors of the abdomen and explains how to manage them optimally by making use of novel therapeutic options that represent major advances on previous treatments. The most recent advances in epidemiology, genetics, molecular biology, biomarkers, pathology, diagnostics, clinical assessment, medical therapy, and surgical treatment are presented. The information and data provided will stimulate readers to develop their personal opinions on significant issues and assist in decision making in individual patients during routine clinical practice. The book features a multidisciplinary approach and is designed to meet the needs of all physicians seeking comprehensive guidance from experts on the management of patients with neuroendocrine tumors. It will also be of value for researchers wishing to acquaint themselves with the state of the art in the field and emerging research avenues. Abdominal Neuroendocrine Tumors is published in Springer’s highly successful Updates in Surgery series, which now comprises more than 20 titles.


Gastroenteropancreatic tumors Carcinoids Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Neuroendocrine Tumors Diagnosis Neuroendocrine Tumor Metastasis Hormone releasing NETs Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2

Editors and affiliations

  • Massimo Carlini
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Division of General SurgeryS. Eugenio HospitalRomeItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Italia Srl. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Milano
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-88-470-3954-4
  • Online ISBN 978-88-470-3955-1
  • Series Print ISSN 2280-9848
  • Series Online ISSN 2281-0854
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