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5-Hydroxyindole-secreting rectal carcinoid tumour
  1. Iain M. Murray-Lyon,
  2. M. Sandler,
  3. H. D. Cheetham,
  4. J. A. E. Watts,
  5. Roger Williams


    A patient with a 5-hydroxyindole-secreting rectal carcinoid tumour is described, the second on record. There was no clinical evidence of carcinoid syndrome. Prostaglandin-like substances were isolated from hepatic metastases.

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