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WHO Classification of Tumours
Tubular carcinoid
Appendix


Definition

This neuroendocrine tumour (NET) is histologically characterized by small tubules rather than solid tumour nests. Unlike typical ECL cell NET it has little contact with the mucosa
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Bosman FT, Carneiro F, Hruban RH, Theise ND (Eds.)
WHO Classification of Tumours of the Digestive System.
4th Edition
International Agency for Research on Cancer: Lyon 2010



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Commentary: Neuroendocrine tumours of the digestive system