Diagnosis of pancreatic gastrointestinal stromal tumor by EUS guided FNA.

  title={Diagnosis of pancreatic gastrointestinal stromal tumor by EUS guided FNA.},
  author={Brian M Yan and Reetesh K Pai and Jacques van Dam},
  journal={JOP : Journal of the pancreas},
  volume={9 2},
CONTEXT Gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the pancreas are very rare. Only two case reports have been published, both with diagnoses made on surgical pathology. We present the first case of pancreatic stromal tumor diagnosed by endoscopic ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration. CASE REPORT A 47-year-old male presented with self limited nausea and vomiting. A CT scan revealed a subtle, hypervascular mass in the uncinate process of the pancreas. Endoscopic ultrasound confirmed the pancreatic… CONTINUE READING
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