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Large Omental Metastases of a Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor

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Department of Surgery, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
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Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Oncology Hospital, Branch of Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
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Department of Radiology, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania
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Medicina 2011, 47(11), 86; https://doi.org/10.3390/medicina47110086
Received: 18 June 2011 / Accepted: 25 November 2011 / Published: 30 November 2011
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors are rare tumors, originating from the interstitial cells of Cajal. They are the most common mesenchymal tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. Metastatic tumor is treated with imatinib mesylate. A case of large metastases of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor to the omentum, diagnosis and treatment principles are presented in this case report.
Keywords: gastrointestinal stromal tumors; imatinib mesylate; omentum gastrointestinal stromal tumors; imatinib mesylate; omentum
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Ignatavičius, P.; Petraitis, T.; Saladžinskas, Ž.; Butkevičienė, L.; Žvinienė, K. Large Omental Metastases of a Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor. Medicina 2011, 47, 86.

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