Malignant stromal tumor of the stomach with giant cystic liver metastases prior to treatment with imatinib mesylate.

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INTRODUCTION Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) are rare and account for 0.1%-3% of all gastrointestinal neoplasms. GISTs are most commonly located in the stomach (60%) and 20%-25% are malignant, with metastases involving the peritoneum or the liver. Cystic liver metastases are extremely rare. Only two previous cases of patients with cystic liver… (More)

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@article{Colovi2013MalignantST, title={Malignant stromal tumor of the stomach with giant cystic liver metastases prior to treatment with imatinib mesylate.}, author={Radoje B Colovi{\'c} and Marjan T Micev and Slavko V Mati{\'c} and Natasa R Colovic and Nikica Mirko Grubor and Henry Dushan Edward Atkinson}, journal={Vojnosanitetski pregled}, year={2013}, volume={70 2}, pages={225-8} }