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Primary neuroendocrine tumors of the thymus are aggressive neoplasms found in the mediastinum. Typically, thymic neuroendocrine tumors appear as large, heterogeneous masses in the anterior mediastinum on CT, and demonstrate heterogeneous signal intensity on MRI.






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Primary Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Thymus: Radiological and Pathological Correlation

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Abstract
Primary neuroendocrine tumors of the thymus are extremely rare. In this report, we describe a case of a 69 year-old man with an intermediate grade thymic neuroendocrine tumor. The radiologic and histopathologic features of thymic neuroendocrine tumors are discussed with reference to relevant literature.






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