Gastrointestinal stromal tumour of the duodenum: single institution experience.

BACKGROUND Primary gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GISTs) of the duodenum are rare. The aim of this study was to review the surgical management of GISTs in this anatomically complex region. METHODS Retrospective review from January 1999 to August 2011 of patients with primary GISTs of the duodenum. RESULTS Forty-one patients underwent resection of… CONTINUE READING