Gastric adenocarcinoma: moderately differentiated

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

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Patient Data

Age: 50-year-old
Gender: Male

Abdomen CT demonstrates a subtle circumferential wall thickening involving the gastric cardia and gastroesophageal junction. High FDG uptake is noted at the gastric cardia confirm the presence of the tumour.

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High FDG uptake is noted at the gastric cardia confirm the presence of the tumour.

Case Discussion

Abdomen CT demonstrates a subtle circumferential wall thickening involving the gastric cardia and gastroesophageal junction. High FDG uptake is noted at the gastric cardia confirm the presence of the tumour.

Pathology:

Moderately differentiated gastric cardiac adenocarcinoma. Distal esophagus is normal.

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Case information

rID: 10722
Case created: 12th Sep 2010
Last edited: 2nd Sep 2015
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