Tumour vs Gastrinoma - What's the difference?

tumour | gastrinoma |


As nouns the difference between tumour and gastrinoma

is that tumour is (oncology|pathology) an abnormal growth; differential diagnosis includes abscess, metaplasia, and neoplasia while gastrinoma is a tumour that secretes gastrin.

tumour

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (oncology, pathology) An abnormal growth; differential diagnosis includes abscess, metaplasia, and neoplasia.
  • Usage notes

    * * is the standard modern British and Commonwealth spelling (including Canada), and tumor is the standard American spelling.

    Derived terms

    * tumourigenesis

    gastrinoma

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun) (wikipedia gastrinoma)
  • A tumour that secretes gastrin.
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