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Neuroendocrine Tumors

  • Dimitra N. Nikolaou
  • Dimitrios A. Fotopoulos
  • Eugenia I. Gialakidi
  • Vassilios K. Prassopoulos
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Abstract

Neuroendocrine tumor (NET) imaging encompasses a large heterogeneous host of lesions. Thorough knowledge of their characteristics and the clinical implications and underlying associations is mandatory, as they can occur sporadically, or can be associated with various syndromes. The constellation of specific findings could aid in tumor detection and possibly characterization.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dimitra N. Nikolaou
    • 1
  • Dimitrios A. Fotopoulos
    • 1
  • Eugenia I. Gialakidi
    • 1
  • Vassilios K. Prassopoulos
    • 2
  1. 1.Kyanous Stavros HospitalAthensGreece
  2. 2.Departments of Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT DepartmentHygeia HospitalAthensGreece

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