Therapeutic procedures for submucosal tumors in the gastrointestinal tract.

@article{Ponsaing2007TherapeuticPF,
  title={Therapeutic procedures for submucosal tumors in the gastrointestinal tract.},
  author={Laura-Graves Ponsaing and Mark-Berner Hansen},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 24},
  pages={3316-22}
}
This review is part three of three and will present an update on the therapeutic options and procedures concerning gastrointestinal (GI) submucosal tumors (SMTs). The aim of this paper is to investigate the treatments of GI SMTs and to present a case of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST). Literature searches were performed to find information on therapy for GI SMTs. Based on these searches, the optimal therapeutic procedures could be outlined. The choice of treatment of localized tumors is… CONTINUE READING