Adenocarcinoid tumor: Introduction
Adenocarcinoid tumor: A rare type of tumor that occurs in the gastrointestinal tract and tends to metastasize. The symptoms are determined by the location of the tumors.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Adenocarcinoid tumor is available below.
Symptoms of Adenocarcinoid tumor
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symptoms of Adenocarcinoid tumor
Treatments for Adenocarcinoid tumor
- Surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy
- Specific treatment depends on the type, location and staging of the cancer, as well as the age and other health problems that the patient might have
- more treatments...»
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Adenocarcinoid tumor?
Adenocarcinoid tumor: Complications
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Causes of Adenocarcinoid tumor
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Adenocarcinoid tumor: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Adenocarcinoid tumor
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, whereas...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the "good" bacteria in...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact,...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, ...read more »
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Adenocarcinoid tumor: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Adenocarcinoid tumor
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Adenocarcinoid tumor: Rare Types
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Adenocarcinoid tumor: Animations
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Prognosis for Adenocarcinoid tumor
Prognosis for Adenocarcinoid tumor:
Early detection improves prognosis.
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Statistics for Adenocarcinoid tumor
Adenocarcinoid tumor: Broader Related Topics
Types of Adenocarcinoid tumor
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Definitions of Adenocarcinoid tumor:
Adenocarcinoid tumor is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Adenocarcinoid tumor, or a subtype of Adenocarcinoid tumor,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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