Gastrointestinal stromal tumour

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Modality: Barium

Single spot image from an upper GI study. There is a  mildly radiodense filling defect in the gastric lumen. Barium can pass by the filling defect into the duodenum.

Case Discussion

Gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GISTs) are the most common mesenchymal tumour of the gastrointestinal tract. They may be intramural or intraluminal (as in this case).

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Case Information

rID: 3893
Case created: 22nd Jun 2008
Last edited: 14th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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