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A small tumor (benign or malignant) arising from the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract; usually associated with excessive secretion of serotonin
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
A slow-growing type of tumor usually found in the gastrointestinal system
(most often in the appendix), and sometimes in the lungs or other sites.
Carcinoid tumors may spread to the liver or other sites in the body, and
they may secrete substances such as serotonin or prostaglandins, causing
- (Source - National Cancer Institute)
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