Gastric adenocarcinoma associated with granulomatous gastritis. Case report and review of the literature.

@article{Bigotti2002GastricAA,
  title={Gastric adenocarcinoma associated with granulomatous gastritis. Case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Giulio Bigotti and Antonella Coli and Paolo Magistrelli and Maria De Ninno and Vincenzo Antonacci and Antonio Crucitti and Francesco Federico and Armando Antinori and Guido Massi},
  journal={Tumori},
  year={2002},
  volume={88 2},
  pages={
          163-6
        }
}
AIMS We describe the fourth reported case of granulomatous gastritis associated with gastric adenocarcinoma, with a review of the literature and considerations about the prognostic implications of this association. RESULTS A 48-year-old woman who had been suffering from gastritis for ten years was admitted to our institute for increasing left epigastric pain associated with vomiting. After an endoscopic biopsy had revealed an ulcerated signet ring cell carcinoma, the patient was submitted to… CONTINUE READING