A rare case of primary squamous cell carcinoma of the stomach

@inproceedings{Chen2017ARC,
  title={A rare case of primary squamous cell carcinoma of the stomach},
  author={Xu fa Chen and Chengxin Luo and Hu Zhang},
  year={2017}
}
Introduction: Given that stomach is lined by glandular epithelium, the most common type of gastric malignancy is adenocarcinoma, which accounts for more than 90% of primary gastric carcinomas. Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the stomach is an extremely rare entity with an incidence of 0.04–0.07% among all gastric carcinomas. In this study, we report a case of a 66-year-old male and review literature about this uncommon disease. Case Report: A 66-year-old male presented to our outpatient… CONTINUE READING