[Risk factors for malignant evolution of gastrointestinal stromal tumors].

@article{Andrei2007RiskFF,
  title={[Risk factors for malignant evolution of gastrointestinal stromal tumors].},
  author={Septimiu Andrei and Adriana Andrei and Aurel Tonea and Danut Andronesi and Gabriel Becheanu and Mona Dumbravă and Cătălin Pechianu and Vlad Herlea and Irinel Popescu},
  journal={Chirurgia},
  year={2007},
  volume={102 6},
  pages={641-50}
}
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors are the most frequent non-epithelial digestive tumors, being classified in the group of primitive mesenchymal tumors of the digestive tract. These tumors have a non predictable evolution and where stratified regarding the risk for malignant behavior in 4 categories: very low risk, low risk, intermediate risk and high risk. We performed a retrospective non randomised study including the patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors treated in the Department of… CONTINUE READING