Indian Journal of Surgery
Medknow Publications on behalf of Association of Surgeons of India
Vol. 66, No. 2, 2004, pp. 108-110
Bioline Code: is04027
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
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Indian Journal of Surgery, Vol. 66, No. 2, 2004, pp. 108-110
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Case Report - Malignant gastrointestinal stromal tumor (neural type) of the rectum|
S. Devaji Rao, J. Vijayan, A. Chandrasekhar Rao, R. Sridhar, Mitra Ghosh
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor is a rare but a new clinical entity. In the gastrointestinal tract it occurs least in the rectum. This tumor is resistant to chemoradiation and adequate surgical resection is the only definitive treatment.
Stromal tumor, Malignant, Rectum, Neural type