Center for Endocrine Tumors (CET)

Programs and services

  • Integrated diagnostics and treatment of patients with endocrine tumors and interdisciplinary clinical, research, education and training networking
  • In-and out-patient care of all endocrine tumors
  • National reference center for thyroid carcinomas , adrenal carcinomas and (malignant) pheochromo­cytomas / paragangliomas
  • Additionally a special expertise for Cushing‘s and Conn‘s syndrome , acromegaly , prolactinoma , parathyroid, certain testicular cancer and neuro­endocrine tumors (carcinoid , insulinoma, gastrinoma (Zollinger-Ellison syndrome ), VIPoma (Werner -Morrison-syndrome ), for instance multiple Endo­crine Neoplasia type 1 and 2 (MEN 1 and MEN 2)
  • Endocrine special care and special diagnostics
  • Specialized nuclear medicine and radiological imaging
  • Genetic counseling
  • In addition, we offer numerous clinical trials

Cooperating institutions (within the Comprehensive Cancer Center Mainfranken)

  • Department of Internal Medicine I – Endocrinology
  • Department of Nuclear Medicine
  • Department of Surgery I
  • Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
  • Department of Radiation Oncology
  • Department of Urology
  • Department for Internal Medicine II – Oncology
  • Institute for Pathology
  • Center for Medical Genetics Würzburg
  • Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Department of Neurosurgery



Prof. Dr. Martin Fassnacht
Prof. Dr. Andreas Buck


Michaela Haaf


+49 931 201-39717
o. +49 931 201-39200