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Malignant carcinoid tumour of the oesophagus.
  1. A R Ready,
  2. J O Soul,
  3. J Newman,
  4. H R Matthews
  1. Department of Thoracic Surgery, East Birmingham Hospital.

    Abstract

    A patient with a carcinoid tumour of the oesophagus developed widespread metastases within three years of a successful local resection. Of the seven patients with oesophageal carcinoid tumours so far reported, four have died with widespread metastases.

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