Journal of the Pancreas is listed as one among the leading journals on Islet cell carcinoma. The journal publishes high quality articles, editorials as well as review articles covering various aspects about Islet cell carcinoma
Islet cell carcinoma is an uncommon cancer of the endocrine pancreas. It accounts for approximately 1.3% of pancreatic cancer. It is also known as or nesidioblastoma. Pancreatic islet cell tumors can be benign or malignant. Islet cells produce many different hormones; most tumors release only one hormone that leads to specific symptoms. There are different types of islet cell tumor such as: Gastrinomas (Zollinger-Ellison syndrome), Glucagonomas, Insulinomas. Islet cell tumors are treatable even after they have metastasized. Symptoms include sweating, Headache, Hunger, anxiety, Double or blurry vision, pounding heartbeat, Diarrhea, Ulcers in the stomach and small bowel, Vomiting blood etc.
Journal of the Pancreas is strongly supported by efficient editorial board members and expert reviewers of OMICS International who are actively involved in qualitative review process through which advanced and explanatory articles get published. OMICS International the publisher of International Journal of Advance Innovations, Thoughts and Ideas is successfully managing more than 700+ peer-reviewed journals and organizing around 3000+ International Scientific Conferences around the globe annually.
Last date updated on June, 2014