Outcome and long term results of surgical resection for gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST).

@article{BesanaCiani2003OutcomeAL,
  title={Outcome and long term results of surgical resection for gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST).},
  author={I Besana-Ciani and Luigi Boni and Gianlorenzo Dionigi and Angelo Benevento and Renzo Dionigi},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of surgery : SJS : official organ for the Finnish Surgical Society and the Scandinavian Surgical Society},
  year={2003},
  volume={92 3},
  pages={195-9}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST) are rare; diagnosis and prognosis of these tumors are often complex. We present short and long term results of surgical resection for GIST at the Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, during a period of 14 years. MATERIAL AND METHODS All patients' data, tumor characteristics, surgical… CONTINUE READING