[Laparoscopic surgery for resecting suspected gastrointestinal stromal tumors].

OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of laparoscopic surgery in resection of suspected gastrointestinal stromal tumors. METHODS A retrospective analysis was conducted among 50 patients with suspected gastrointestinal stromal tumors. All the patients underwent laparoscopic tumor resection. Thirty-eight of the patients had a preoperative diagnosis of gastric… CONTINUE READING