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Glucagonoma MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Glucagonoma
Tree Number(s)
C04.557.470.200.025.290.750
C04.588.274.761.500.249
C04.588.322.475.500.249
C06.301.761.500.249
C06.689.667.500.249
C19.344.421.500.249
Unique ID
D005935
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005935
Annotation
coordinate IM with PANCREATIC NEOPLASMS (IM); for glucagonoma syndrome, coordinate also with NECROLYTIC MIGRATORY ERYTHEMA
Scope Note
An almost always malignant GLUCAGON-secreting tumor derived from the PANCREATIC ALPHA CELLS. It is characterized by a distinctive migratory ERYTHEMA; WEIGHT LOSS; STOMATITIS; GLOSSITIS; DIABETES MELLITUS; hypoaminoacidemia; and normochromic normocytic ANEMIA.
Entry Term(s)
Adenoma, alpha-Cell
Glucagonoma Syndrome
alpha-Cell Tumor
NLM Classification #
WI 810
Previous Indexing
Islet Cell Tumor (1966-1981)
See Also
Necrolytic Migratory Erythema
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under ISLET CELL TUMOR 1982-90; was see ISLET CELL TUMOR 1981
Online Note
search ISLET CELL TUMOR 1981
History Note
91(82); was see under ISLET CELL TUMOR 1982-90; was see ISLET CELL TUMOR 1981
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1981/05/20
Revision Date
2012/07/03
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