Case 60: Neuroendocrine Tumor

  • Javad Azadi
  • Atif ZaheerEmail author


44-year-old female with history of intermittent nausea, dizziness, and palpitations.


Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (Syndromic vs. non-syndromic) Zollinger-Ellison syndrome Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1) Vvon Hippel-Lindau Aand tuberous sclerosis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological ScienceJohns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

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