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Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 143--147

Neuroendocrine tumors and role of nuclear medicine in diagnosis and management


Junita Rachel John 
 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

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Junita Rachel John
Department of Nuclear Medicine, Christian Medical College, Vellore - 632 004, Tamil Nadu
India

Neuroendocrine tumours are a heterogenous group of tumours. They arise from the neuroendocrine cells and can occur in several organs including lung and GIT. This article aims to provide an overview of the nuclear medicine techniques that can be used for diagnosis and treatment of these tumours.


How to cite this article:
John JR. Neuroendocrine tumors and role of nuclear medicine in diagnosis and management.Curr Med Issues 2018;16:143-147


How to cite this URL:
John JR. Neuroendocrine tumors and role of nuclear medicine in diagnosis and management. Curr Med Issues [serial online] 2018 [cited 2019 Dec 8 ];16:143-147
Available from: http://www.cmijournal.org/article.asp?issn=0973-4651;year=2018;volume=16;issue=4;spage=143;epage=147;aulast=John;type=0