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Treatments for Carcinoid syndrome

Treatment List for Carcinoid syndrome

The list of treatments mentioned in various sources for Carcinoid syndrome includes the following list. Always seek professional medical advice about any treatment or change in treatment plans.

  • Primary tumors should be resected, even in the presence of distant metastases to prevent future intestinal obstruction. The "wait and see" method of management of this slow-growing cancer no longer has merit

Carcinoid syndrome: Is the Diagnosis Correct?

The first step in getting correct treatment is to get a correct diagnosis. Differential diagnosis list for Carcinoid syndrome may include:

Hidden causes of Carcinoid syndrome may be incorrectly diagnosed:

  • Serotonin stimulation induces irreversible endocardial fibrosis of the tricuspid and pulmonary valves, resulting in valvular dysfunction (stenosis or incompetence). The lungs metabolize serotonin and protect the left heart from fibrosis
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Carcinoid syndrome: Marketplace Products, Discounts & Offers

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Carcinoid syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Drugs and Medications used to treat Carcinoid syndrome:

Note:You must always seek professional medical advice about any prescription drug, OTC drug, medication, treatment or change in treatment plans.

Some of the different medications used in the treatment of Carcinoid syndrome include:

Latest treatments for Carcinoid syndrome:

The following are some of the latest treatments for Carcinoid syndrome:

Hospitals & Medical Clinics: Carcinoid syndrome

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