International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Case Studies | Medical Surgical | India | Volume 6 Issue 8, August 2017


A Rare Case Report of Gastroduodenal Stromal Tumour: A Diagnostic Dilemma

Dr. Siddharth Vijay Kalke [2] | Dr. S. N. Somashekhar [2]


Abstract: Gastrointestinal stromal tumors are relatively uncommon mesenchymal tumors affecting the GI tract. Non palpable gastro duodenal are difficult to diagnose. Here is one such case diagnosed on upper GI endoscopy and was evaluated. On evaluation features were suggestive of CA stomach and endoscopic biopsy report was inconclusive. The patient underwent exploratory laparotomy and post operatively histopathology report suggested of Gist. Hence on table surgeons decision of surgical procedure is gold standard in deciding the further outcome of the disease.


Keywords: Gastroduodenal stromal tumour, upper GI endoscopy, Gastroduodenostomy, Gist


Edition: Volume 6 Issue 8, August 2017,


Pages: 2232 - 2235


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Dr. Siddharth Vijay Kalke, Dr. S. N. Somashekhar, "A Rare Case Report of Gastroduodenal Stromal Tumour: A Diagnostic Dilemma", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 6 Issue 8, August 2017, pp. 2232-2235, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART20176468

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