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Endocrine gland neoplasm

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Endocrine gland neoplasm

Endocrine gland neoplasm
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 C73-C75
MeSH D004701

An endocrine gland neoplasm is a neoplasm affecting one or more glands of the endocrine system.

Examples include:

The most common form is thyroid cancer.[1]

Condition such as pancreatic cancer or ovarian cancer can be considered endocrine tumors, or classified under other systems.

Pinealoma is often grouped with brain tumors because of its location.

See also


  1. ^ "Thyroid cancer". Retrieved 2007-12-22. 
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