Gastric Leiomyoma

Known as: stomach leiomyoma, Leiomyoma of the Stomach, Leiomyoma of Stomach 
A rare benign smooth muscle neoplasm arising from the wall of the stomach. It is characterized by the presence of spindle cells with cigar-shaped… (More)
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2007
2007
"Benign metastasizing leiomyoma" is the terminology used to describe a controversial entity characterized by a proliferation of… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE We describe the clinical presentation and the radiographic and CT findings of benign metastasizing leiomyoma… (More)
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2001
2001
Laparoscopic intragastric resection of gastric leiomyoma was performed using needlescopic instruments. The patient was a 71-year… (More)
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1997
1997
Laparoscopic intragastric surgery (LIGS) was performed on a 63-year-old man with a gastric leiomyoma adjacent to the cardia… (More)
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1997
1997
Laparoscopic gastric surgery is gaining momentum, especially in the treatment of benign disease. Simultaneous endoscopy and… (More)
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1997
1997
Laparoscopy has added a new perspective to the diagnosis and treatment of abdominopelvic disease. A wide variety of gastric… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Mesenchymal tumors of the lower reproductive tract of women are poorly understood at the molecular level as a result in part of… (More)
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1995
1995
Gastric leiomyoma is an uncommonly found entity. Most leiomyomas are asymptomatic and are found at autopsy or on abdominal… (More)
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1994
1994
Less than 2% of gastric neoplasms that are resected surgically are of smooth-muscle origin. Gastric leiomyomas are not… (More)
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