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Men and women discussing carcinoid cancer

All about carcinoid tumours, which are a type of neuroendocrine tumour (NET). Including symptoms and causes, tests to diagnose carcinoid, treatment including surgery, radiotherapy, somatostatin analogues, and current research. Living with carcinoid, covers coping with your diagnosis of carcinoid and managing carcinoid syndrome.

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You can find carcinoid tumour organisations providing help and support, a reading list and see where this information comes from. We also have information about neuroendocrine tumours (NETS).

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Updated: 4 July 2016