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Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Appendix in Adolescents and Young Adults

Neuroendocrine Tumors

Neuroendocrine tumors involving the appendix in young people are uncommon. A retrospective review of appendiceal NET at Cleveland Clinic Children’s was completed, 14 patients were identified, 3 cases were classified as intermediate grade tumors, lymph node metastasis was present in 2 cases.