Surgical Strategy and Outcomes in Duodenal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor

@article{Lee2016SurgicalSA,
  title={Surgical Strategy and Outcomes in Duodenal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor},
  author={MSc MMed FRCS Ser Yee Lee and MSc MMed FRCS Brian K. P. Goh MBBS and Eran Sadot and Rahul Rajeev MBBS and Vinod P. Balachandran and Mithat G{\"o}nen and T. Peter Kingham and Peter J. Allen and Michael I. D’Angelica and William R. Jarnagin and Daniel C Coit and FRCS Wai Keong Wong MBBS and FRCS Hock Soo Ong MBBS and FRCS Alexander Y. F. Chung MBBS and Ronald P. DeMatteo},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2016},
  volume={24},
  pages={202-210}
}
The surgical management of duodenal gastrointestinal stromal tumors (DGIST) is poorly characterized. Limited resection may be technically feasible and oncologically safe, but anatomic considerations may compromise the resection margins due to the proximity of critical structures, thereby necessitating more extensive resections such as… CONTINUE READING