Associated Genetic Biomarkers

Overview

NCI Definition: A primary thymic neuroendocrine tumor, often associated with Cushing syndrome. Two morphologic subtypes are recognized: typical and atypical carcinoid tumors. Atypical carcinoid tumors have a more aggressive clinical course. [1]

Disease Details

Synonyms
Thymic Carcinoid, Thymus Carcinoid, Carcinoid Tumor of Thymus, Thymus Carcinoid Tumor, Carcinoid Tumor of the Thymus
Parent(s)
Thymic Carcinoma
OncoTree Name
Thymic Neuroendocrine Tumor
OncoTree Code
TNET

References

1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 6. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.