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pancreatic

 [pan″kre-at´ik]
pertaining to the pancreas.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

pan·cre·at·ic

(pan'rē-at'ik),
Relating to the pancreas.
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pancreatic

adjective Pertaining or referring to the pancreas.
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pan·cre·at·ic

(pan'krē-at'ik)
Relating to the pancreas.
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Pancreatic islet cell tumors, also known as neuroendocrine tumors, are a rare form of the disease affecting two to four people per million worldwide annually, or about 5% of pancreatic cancer cases, according to the National Cancer Institute.
Pfizer's Phase III trial of Sutent was stopped early after the drug showed significant benefit in patients with advanced pancreatic islet cell tumors, or pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors.
The pancreatic islet cell tumors associated with FMEN1 tend to be numerous and small, but most are benign and do not release active hormones into the blood.
Non-islet origin of pancreatic islet cell tumors. J Clin Endocrinol Metab.