Islet cell tumors (endocrine pancreas)

Also known as: Pancreatic neuorendocrine tumor, PET, Pancreatic endocrine tumor, Islet cell carcinoma, Pancreatic carcinoid

Islet cell tumors are abnormal cells that form in the tissues of the pancreas. An islet cell tumor may also be called a pancreatic endocrine tumor (PET), pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor, islet cell carcinoma or pancreatic carcinoid.

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