Gastric epithelial atypia following hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy.

@article{Choi1985GastricEA,
  title={Gastric epithelial atypia following hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy.},
  author={Hye Young Choi and Mitsumasa Takeda},
  journal={Diagnostic cytopathology},
  year={1985},
  volume={1 3},
  pages={241-4}
}
A case of a gastric ulcer with epithelial atypia following hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy (mitomycin C and 5-fluoro-2'-deoxyuridine) for a metastatic carcinoid tumor in the liver was observed. The gastric ulcer was endoscopically detected about 2 months after the initiation of the hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy. The gastric epithelial atypia was severe enough to cause erroneous cytologic interpretation of the smear as a carcinoma. The cytologic and histologic appearance of… CONTINUE READING