Peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the stomach in a 14-year-old boy: a case report.

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CONCLUSION Although PNETs are rare malignancies, they should be considered in the differential diagnosis of submucosal gastric tumours in adolescents with clinical alarm symptoms.NET was confirmed by detection of the characteristic EWS/FLI-1 fusion gene, resulting in a reciprocal translocation t(11;22)(q24;q12). Three distinct liver metastases were detected… (More)

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@article{Czekalla2004PeripheralPN, title={Peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the stomach in a 14-year-old boy: a case report.}, author={Ralph Czekalla and Martin Fuchs and Angela St{\"{o}lzle and Andreas G. Nerlich and Christopher Poremba and Karl-Ludwig Schaefer and Gregor Weirich and Heinz Hoefler and Folker Schneller and Christian Peschel and Joerg Ruediger Siewert and Wolfgang Schepp}, journal={European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology}, year={2004}, volume={16 12}, pages={1391-400} }