TITLE

Gastric Stromal Tumor

AUTHOR(S)
Parithivel, Vellore S.; Niazi, Masooma; Shah, Ajay K.; Ha, Joseph P.; Mailapur, Ravindra V.; Kaul, Kamlesh; Remey, Prosper; Albu, Eugene
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jul2000, Vol. 66 Issue 7, p689
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Gastric stromal tumors display a bewildering array of immunohistological and ultrastructural features as well as variable biological behavior. These tumors are rare as compared with ones that arise from the gastric epithelium. Moreover, they have been the subjects of controversy because of their uncertain histogenesis. We report the pathological features of gastric stromal tumors we recently encountered in three patients.
ACCESSION #
3361208

 

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