Historical Overview of the Classification of Gastric Carcinoid Ken Nishikuru 1 , Hidenobu Watanabe 1 , Mitsuya Iwafuchi 2 1The First Department of Pathology, Niigata University School of Medicine 2School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Niigata University Keyword: 胃カルチノイド , 分類 , 胃内分泌細胞癌 , 組織発生 , 遺伝子異常 pp.1349-1354
Published Date 2000/10/25
DOI https://doi.org/10.11477/mf.1403104889
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 Historical changes in the concept and classification of gastric carcinoid were reviewed as follows ; ① First original concept, ② Embryological classification and organ specificity, ③ Identification of productive amines and peptides, ④ Pathway of histogenesis, ⑤ Broad interpretation of the concept, ⑥ Re-definition of the concept, and ⑦ New classification (Type Ⅰ, Ⅱ, Ⅲ).

 We also discussed the adequacy and issues included in the latest new classification of gastric carcinoid, comparing them with our data. Finally, we reported the most recent knowledge about histogenesis and genetic abnormality of gastric endocrine tumors.

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