Gastrointestinal stromal tumor

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Haematemesis.

Patient Data

Age: 58 years
Gender: Female
CT

A soft tissue mass is noted in the fundus of the stomach, with lateral surface irregularity and gas locules on its surface. No exophytic/extra gastric component

No enlarged abdominal lymph nodes. No liver lesion within the limitation of the non contrast study. 

Case Discussion

Upper GI endoscopy revealed a lesser curvature mass. Pathologically proven GIST.

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Case information

rID: 8189
Case created: 17th Jan 2010
Last edited: 1st Nov 2015
Tag: tumour
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