Treatment guidelines for gastrointestinal stromal tumors in children and young adults.

@article{Janeway2012TreatmentGF,
  title={Treatment guidelines for gastrointestinal stromal tumors in children and young adults.},
  author={Katherine A Janeway and Alberto S. Pappo},
  journal={Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={34 Suppl 2},
  pages={S69-72}
}
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) occurring in the pediatric population has a unique biology and natural history when compared to GIST occurring in adults. As a result of these unique features, management of GIST in children may need to differ from management of GIST in adults. GIST is a very rare disease in children. Consequently prospective clinical trials have not been performed. A review of the biology, clinical presentation and natural history of GIST in children is presented… CONTINUE READING
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