"Insulinoma" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A benign tumor of the PANCREATIC BETA CELLS. Insulinoma secretes excess INSULIN resulting in HYPOGLYCEMIA.
- Adenoma, beta-Cell
- Adenoma, beta Cell
- Adenomas, beta-Cell
- beta-Cell Adenoma
- beta-Cell Adenomas
- beta-Cell Tumor
- Tumor, beta-Cell
- Tumors, beta-Cell
- beta Cell Tumor
- beta-Cell Tumors
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Insulinoma" by people in Profiles.
Solid tumors of the body and tail of the pancreas. Surg Clin North Am. 2010 Apr; 90(2):287-307.
Interleukin-15/interleukin-15R alpha complexes promote destruction of established tumors by reviving tumor-resident CD8+ T cells. Cancer Res. 2008 Apr 15; 68(8):2972-83.
Rapid insulin assay for intraoperative confirmation of complete resection of insulinomas. Surgery. 2002 Dec; 132(6):937-42; discussion 942-3.