Gastric adenocarcinoma of fundic gland type: Endoscopic and clinicopathological features.

@article{Tohda2016GastricAO,
  title={Gastric adenocarcinoma of fundic gland type: Endoscopic and clinicopathological features.},
  author={Gen Tohda and Takeshi Osawa and Yasuyuki Asada and Masaki Dochin and Shintarou Terahata},
  journal={World journal of gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={2016},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={244-51}
}
Gastric adenocarcinoma of fundic gland type (GA-FG) with chief cell differentiation was recently proposed as an extremely rare type of gastric adenocarcinoma. Here, we report 4 cases of GA-FG with chief cell differentiation. Endoscopic features included a submucosal tumor shape or a flat shape, whitish discoloration and dilated vessels on the surface. The tumors were located in the upper or middle third of the stomach. All cases were preoperatively diagnosed as GA-FG by biopsy, and endoscopic… CONTINUE READING