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Default Carcinoid syndrome

Rule of thirds:

1/3 multiple
1/3 small bowel
1/3 metastasizes
1/3 second tumour

Causes of dyspnoea:
1. Bronchoconstriction (serotonin)
2. Pulmonic stenosis and tricuspid regurgitation

Urine: 5-HIAA (24 hr urine)
Blood: chromogranin A

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