High-grade neuroendocrine carcinoma of the cervix uteri

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High-grade neuroendocrine carcinoma of the cervix uteri

Synonyms: High-grade neuroendocrine carcinoma of the uterine cervix | Poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma of the cervix uteri | Poorly differentiated neuroendocrine cervical carcinoma

High-grade neuroendocrine carcinoma of the cervix uteri is a rare aggressive primary cervical neoplasm originating from neuroendocrine cells present in the lining epithelium of the cervix characterized macroscopically by usually large lesions sometimes with a barrel-shaped appearance. Patients often present with abnormal vaginal bleeding or discharge pelvic/abdominal pain post-coital spotting and/or dysuria while symptoms related to carcinoid syndrome are not frequent.

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Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Network Inc

The Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Network (NCAN) is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness of Neuroendocrine Cancer, providing support for caregivers and people with NETs, and funding for NET cancer research. Since 2003, it has been our mission, or as we like to say, our passion, to educate and support the NET community as a whole. That’s our thing.

My Faulty Gene

My Faulty Gene is a nonprofit organization which provides information and assistance to any individual whose family medical history suggests genetic testing might be helpful in identifying an increased risk of disease due to a genetic mutation. We believe that everyone in need of genetic testing should have access to it.

My Little Sunshine Foundation

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