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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
adrenal gland cancer +   
astroblastoma +   
central nervous system primitive neuroectodermal neoplasm +   
craniopharyngioma +   
liver cancer +   
melanotic neuroectodermal tumor 
neuroendocrine tumor +   
Tumors whose cells possess secretory granules and originate from the neuroectoderm, i.e., the cells of the ectoblast or epiblast that program the neuroendocrine system. Common properties across most neuroendocrine tumors include ectopic hormone production (often via APUD CELLS), the presence of tumor-associated antigens, and isozyme composition.
neurohypophysis granular cell tumor 
ovarian cancer +   
pancreatic cancer +   
Parathyroid Cancer +   
pineal gland cancer +   
pituitary cancer +   
testicular cancer +   
thymus cancer +   
thyroid gland cancer +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: NEUROENDOCRINE NEOPLASM ;   neuroendocrine tumors
Primary IDs: MESH:D018358 ;   RDO:0000892
Xrefs: ICD10CM:D3A.8 ;   ICD9CM:209 ;   ICD9CM:209-209.99 ;   NCI:C3809
Definition Sources: MESH:D018358, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neuroendocrine_cell, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neuroendocrine_tumor, http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary?CdrID=44904

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