Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) - stomach

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Pain in upper abdomen.

Patient Data

Age: 35

CT abdomen and pelvis

Contrast CT shows a smooth round tumor that protrudes intraluminally, with heterogeneous enhancement within the pylorus. No evidence of dissemination to other organs.

Case Discussion

The biopsy confirmed to be a gastrointestinal stromal tumor.

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Case information

rID: 33394
Published: 18th Jan 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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