Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor of the Esophagus: Report of a Case


Erol M. M. , MELEK H. , Bayram A. S. , AKYILDIZ E. Ü. , GEBİTEKİN C.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND ANALYTICAL MEDICINE, vol.7, no.1, pp.111-113, 2016 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.4328/jcam.1276
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND ANALYTICAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.111-113

Abstract

Gastrointestinal stromal tumors are rare neoplasms to be thought to arise from mesenchymal cells of the gastrointestinal tract. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) of the esophagus am weIl documented but are very much rarer than gastrointestinal stronmI tumors of the stomach and small [voted, We describe a case of GIST of the esophagus that was resected With wide surgical resection.