Treatment and prognosis of primary malignant small bowel tumors.

Primary malignant tumors of the small bowel are a heterogeneous group of tumors and are uncommon compared to tumors in other locations of the gastrointestinal tract. These tumors have been traditionally associated with a poor prognosis. The charts of 53 patients with primary malignant small bowel tumors at major Eastern Virginia Medical School teaching… (More)