Medical Definition of Argentaffinoma

1. A tumour which secretes excessive amounts of the hormone serotonin. The clinical result is carcinoid syndrome. These tumours may grow anywhere in the gastrointestinal tract (and in the lungs) with approximately 90% in the appendix. The remainder occur in the ileum, stomach, colon or rectum. (27 Sep 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Argentaffinoma

argalis
argals
argan
argand
argands
argans
argasid
argasids
argemone
argemones
argent
argent-
argentaffin
argentaffin cell
argentaffin granules
argentaffinoma (current term)
argental
argentate
argentation
argentation chromatography
argentations
argenteus
argentian
argentic
argentiferous
argentine
argentines
argentinosaur
argentite
argentites

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