somatostatinoma

[ sō-măt′ə-stăt′n-ōmə, sō′mə-tə- ]

n.

A somatostatin-secreting tumor of the pancreatic islets.

Nearby words

  1. somatopsychosis,
  2. somatosensory,
  3. somatosensory cortex,
  4. somatosexual,
  5. somatostatin,
  6. somatotherapy,
  7. somatotonia,
  8. somatotopagnosis,
  9. somatotopy,
  10. somatotroph


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