Extragastrointestinal stromal tumor of the abdominal subcutaneous tissue: Report of a very rare case at an unusual site

Abstract

Extragastrointestinal stromal tumors (EGISTs) are rare tumors that arise outside the digestive tract. We report a case of an EGIST arising in the subcutaneous tissue of the abdominal wall, which at this site can often be misdiagnosed as dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans. The tumor was surgically resected from a 72-year-old male Chinese Han patient, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0300060517706577

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