Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: A review of serum biomarkers, staging, and management
Zu-Yi Ma, Yuan-Feng Gong, Hong-Kai Zhuang, Zi-Xuan Zhou, Shan-Zhou Huang, Yi-Ping Zou, Bo-Wen Huang, Zhong-Hai Sun, Chuan-Zhao Zhang, Bao-Hua Hou, Department of General Surgery, Guangdong Provincial People’s Hospital, Guangdong Academy of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou 510080, Guangdong Province, China
Zu-Yi Ma, Hong-Kai Zhuang, Yi-Ping Zou, Zhong-Hai Sun, Shantou University of Medical College, Shantou 515000, Guangdong Province, China
Yun-Qiang Tang, Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, the Affiliated Cancer Hospital and Institute of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou 510080, Guangdong Province, China
Author contributions: All authors contributed to the preparation of manuscript, literature search, and review of the manuscript.
Supported by Guangzhou Health and Family Planning Technology Project, No. 20191A011096; the National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81602172; Guangdong Provincial Science and Technology Plan Projects, No. 2016A030313769; and Guangzhou Science and Technology Plan of Scientific Research Projects, No. 201707010323.
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Corresponding author: Bao-Hua Hou, MD, PhD, Director, Professor, Surgeon, Department of General Surgery, Guangdong Provincial People’s Hospital, Guangdong Academy of Medical Sciences, No. 106, Zhongshan 2nd Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510080, Guangdong Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: January 1, 2020
Peer-review started: January 1, 2020
First decision: January 16, 2020
Revised: March 27, 2020
Accepted: April 28, 2020
Article in press: April 28, 2020
Published online: May 21, 2020