Carcinoid syndrome is a rare and malignant disease that attacks the
small intestine, stomach, and pancreas. Symptoms include flushing, diarrhea,
In carcinoid syndrome, slow-growing tumors can spread (metastasize)
to the liver, lungs, and ovaries. In later stages, this disease may result in heart
July 24, 2012
Rakesh K. Pai, MD, FACC - Cardiology, Electrophysiology & Robert A. Kloner, MD, PhD - Cardiology
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