A Case Report of Primary Glomus Tumour of Stomach in a 59 Year Old Man

Khosravi, Ahmad and Katebi, Mehrdad and Shabahang, Hosein and Memar, Bahram and Ahadi, Mitra and Mokhtari, Elham (2011) A Case Report of Primary Glomus Tumour of Stomach in a 59 Year Old Man. medical journal of mashhad university of medical sciences, 54 (2). pp. 120-124.

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Abstract

Introduction Primary gastric Glomus tumour is rare and much less frequent than gastrointestinal stromal tumors(GIST).aS1t least 150 of them have been reported in articles, but no one had been published in Iran. Case report Patient was a 59 years old man with the chief complains of sense of epigastric fullness after meal. Endosonography showed a hypoechoic mass in muscularis mucosa with 29�14 mm dimentions. pS2]atient underwent wedge resection of gastric tumour. In microscopy, sheets and nodules of round to polyhedral uniform cells with bland round to oval nuclei in the background of branched hemangiopericytoma-like vascular stroma with hyalinised wall were seen. Smooth Muscle Actin, desmin, chromogranin and CD117 were determined immunohistochemicaly, the first marker was positive and the reminders were negative. Conclusion Primary gastric Glomus tumour is essentially a benign neoplasmS3, in order to prevent unnecessary radical surgery, its differentiation from others malignant lesions is mandatory.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
Divisions: Journals > Medical J Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
Depositing User: mjmums mjmums
Date Deposited: 03 Oct 2017 17:25
Last Modified: 03 Oct 2017 17:25
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/7440

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