Extragastrointestinal stromal tumor arising in the rectovaginal septum: report of an unusual case with literature review.


BACKGROUND Extragastrointestinal stromal tumor (EGIST) is a rare tumor that shows features of gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) outside the gastrointestinal tract, but EGIST arising in the rectovaginal septum is extremely rare. CASE We report a unique case of a 42-year-old woman with EGIST in rectovaginal septum. The tumor was excised locally. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2009.02.019


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