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Somatostatin pp 343-356 | Cite as

Treatment of Gut-Associated Neuroendocrine Tumors with the Long-Acting Somatostatin Analog, SMS 201-995

  • Gareth Williams
  • John V. Anderson
  • Stephen R. Bloom
Part of the Serono Symposia, USA book series (SERONOSYMP)

Abstract

Neuroendocrine tumors associated with the gut are very rare (affecting only about 1/100,000 of the population), but are of exceptional interest from two major points of view.

Keywords

Neuroendocrine Tumor Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide Growth Hormone Release Factor Plasma Glucagon Level Stool Volume 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gareth Williams
    • 1
  • John V. Anderson
    • 1
  • Stephen R. Bloom
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineRoyal Postgraduate Medical School Hammersmith HospitalLondonUK

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