Giant abdominal stromal cell tumour diagnosed at endoscopic ultrasonography: Is there a need for systematic use of endoscopic ultrasonography in submucosal gastric tumours?

R. Sassatelli, L. Roncoroni, R. Conigliaro, G. Bedogni

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A giant abdominal stromal cell tumour was diagnosed at endosonography performed for a relatively small gastric submucosal lesion. Although the case is rare, it draws attention to the need for systematic investigations with endoscopic ultrasonography in any submucosal lesion.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)302-305
Number of pages4
JournalDigestive and Liver Disease
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2002



  • Endoscopic ultrasonography
  • Submucosal gastric tumor

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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