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any small compartment

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19-22) Other theory is that SCC of the prostate arises de novo from APUD cells in the prostate (22), (23) and third theory is that SCC of the prostate arises from stem cells in the prostate.
28) Carcinoid tumors are known to derive from the neural crest or neuroendocrine (APUD) tissues, although we are not certain whether APUD cells are present in normal salivary glands.
Tumors arising from APUD cells may contain high amounts of NSE detectable by both immunostaining of tumor cells and radioimmunological measurement of extractable enzyme [2, 3].