2 results for "pseudomyxoma peritonei".
Introduction: Appendiceal tumors with histological features of both carcinoids and adenocarcinomas are very rare. Carcinomas of the appendix are usually mucinous adenocarcinomas with a tendency to produce peritoneal pseudomyxoma and without metastatic spread until late in the disease course. Carcinoid tumors of the appendix are a common incidental finding.
Conference: 7th Annual ENETS Conference (2010)
Presenting Author: Dr Sanja Ognjanovic
Introduction: Acromegaly is associated with an increased risk for malignancies. Only a case of pseudomyxoma peritonei with ovarian and appendicular sequential tumors in acromegaly was described
Conference: 14th Annual ENETS conference 2017 (2017)
Category: Clinical cases/reports
Presenting Author: Chiara Bima