Esophageal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor

Known as: Esophageal GIST 
A gastrointestinal stromal tumor that arises from the esophagus. The majority are spindle cell tumors that exhibit high mitotic activity and affect… (More)
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2017
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2017
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) are the most common type of gastrointestinal mesenchymal tumor, but are rarely found in… (More)
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2016
2016
Clinicopathologic features and clinical outcomes of gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) in esophagus are limited, because of… (More)
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2014
2014
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) are rare mesenchymal neoplasms of the gastrointestinal tract. Less than 1% occurs in the… (More)
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2014
2014
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) is a relatively rare type of cancer that affects an estimated 5000 to 10,000 new people… (More)
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2013
2013
Introduction. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the esophagus are rare. Case Presentation. This is a case of a 50-year-old male… (More)
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2012
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2012
OBJECTIVE To explore the clinical features and surgical management of esophageal gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST… (More)
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2010
2010
A 74-year-old woman had dysphagia and underwent esophagogastroduodenoscopy. A giant submucosal tumor was seen from the middle to… (More)
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2009
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2009
BACKGROUND Due to the rarity of esophageal gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs), their clinical course and treatment are… (More)
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2007
2007
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) are the most common mesenchymal tumors of the gastrointestinal tract, but they have been… (More)
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2005
2005
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) are rarely reported in the esophagus. The authors report a patient with an esophageal… (More)
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