Clinicopathologic characteristics and treatment outcomes of hepatoid adenocarcinoma of the stomach, a rare but unique subtype of gastric cancer

@inproceedings{Baek2011ClinicopathologicCA,
  title={Clinicopathologic characteristics and treatment outcomes of hepatoid adenocarcinoma of the stomach, a rare but unique subtype of gastric cancer},
  author={Sun Kyung Baek and S. -M. Han and Do-Youn Oh and Seock-Ah Im and Tae-You Kim and Yung-Jue Bang},
  booktitle={BMC gastroenterology},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Gastric hepatoid adenocarcinoma (HAC) is a special type of gastric cancer that morphologically mimics hepatocellular carcinoma. In this study, we performed an evaluation of clinicopathologic characteristics, treatment outcome, and prognosis in patients with gastric HAC. METHODS We consecutively enrolled patients with pathologically proven gastric HAC at Seoul National University Hospital between January 1996 and December 2008 and conducted a retrospective review. Among 15,253… CONTINUE READING
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