Small cell neuroendocrine carcinoma

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 8 December 2016, last major update September 2012

Copyright: (c) 2003-2016,, Inc.

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Cite this page: Small cell neuroendocrine carcinoma. website. Accessed October 18th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Rare tumor of stomach that resembles pulmonary small cell carcinoma
  • Aggressive clinical course, but treatment may be effective (J Surg Oncol 2012;106:994)
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Small, round lymphocyte-like
cells with hyperchromatic nuclei