Glucagonoma

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Glucagonoma

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The terms "Glucagonoma" returned 53 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Malignant transformation of glucagonoma with SPECT/CT In-111 OctreoScan features: A case report.
 

Author(s): Giuseppe Corrias, Natally Horvat, Serena Monti, Olca Basturk, Oscar Lin, Luca Saba, Lisa Bodei, Diane L Reidy, Lorenzo Mannelli

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(50):e9252.

 

Glucagonoma is an uncommon disease but it has been associated with a pattern of symptoms defined as glucagonoma syndrome. These symptoms, if promptly recognized, could help to speed up the diagnosing process.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Glucagonoma syndrome with serous oligocystic adenoma: A rare case report.
 

Author(s): Yun Gao, Chun Wang, Yunyi Gao, Huijiao Chen, Bing Peng, Weixia Chen, Xingwu Ran

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Oct;96(43):e8448.

 

Glucagonoma and pancreatic serous oligocystic adenoma (SOA) are rare neuroendocrine and exocrine tumors of the pancreas, respectively. The coexistence of glucagonoma syndrome (GS) and SOA is a rare clinical condition and has not yet been reported. Additionally, necrolytic migratory ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Glucagonoma-Associated Rash.
 

Author(s): Luke Mountjoy, Daniel Kollmorgen

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2017 Mar;376(10):e18.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Glucagonoma" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The glucagonoma syndrome and necrolytic migratory erythema: a clinical review.
 

Author(s): Andre P van Beek, Ellen R M de Haas, Willem A van Vloten, Cees J M Lips, Janine F M Roijers, Marijke R Canninga-van Dijk

Journal: Eur. J. Endocrinol.. 2004 Nov;151(5):531-7.

 

The glucagonoma syndrome is a rare disease in which a typical skin disorder, necrolytic migratory erythema, is often one of the first presenting symptoms. Weight loss and diabetes mellitus are two other prevalent characteristics of this syndrome. Necrolytic migratory erythema belongs ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical experience in diagnosis and treatment of glucagonoma syndrome.
 

Author(s): Min Zhang, Xiao Xu, Yan Shen, Zhen-Hua Hu, Li-Ming Wu, Shu-Sen Zheng

Journal: HBPD INT. 2004 Aug;3(3):473-5.

 

Pancreatic endocrine tumors are uncommon neoplasms and can lead to systemic disorder including glucagonoma syndrome, a very rare prototypical paraneoplastic phenomenon. The aim of this study was to assess the diagnosis and surgical strategy for the treatment of glucagonoma syndrome.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Glucagonoma associated with calculous pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): C Mao, P M Pour, J M Howard

Journal: HPB Surg. 1996 ;9(2):77-81.

 

A Patient with a glucagonoma associated with calculous pancreatitis is reported. The authors know of only one other such patient. Because the calculous pancreatitis developed both upstream and downstream from the tumor, it cannot be attributed to obstruction of the pancreatic duct ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Regorafenib in Treating Patients With Advanced or Metastatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Gastrinoma; Glucagonoma; Insulinoma; Metastatic Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor; Pancreatic Polypeptide Tumor; Pulmonary Carcinoid Tumor; Recurrent Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor; Recurrent Islet Cell Carcinoma; Somatostatinoma

 

Last Updated: 24 May 2018

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Laser Tissue Welding - Distal Pancreatectomy Sealing Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatic Tumor, Benign; Pancreatic Neoplasms; Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma; Pancreatic Pseudocyst; Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor; Pancreas; Insulinoma; Pancreatic Cyst; Pancreatic Teratoma; Pancreatic Polypeptide Tumor; Pancreatic Vipoma; Pancreatic Cystadenoma; Pancreas Injury; Pancreatic Gastrinoma; Pancreatic Glucagonoma

 

Last Updated: 20 Apr 2018

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