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Lesser Sac Glomangiosarcoma With Simultaneous Liver And Lymph Nodes Metastases Mimicking Small Bowel Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor; Immunohistochemistry And Empirical Chemotherapy

Authors Negahi A, Jahanshahi F, Shahriari-Ahmadi A, Sadeghipour A

Received 22 June 2019

Accepted for publication 22 October 2019

Published 12 November 2019 Volume 2019:12 Pages 339—344


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Editor who approved publication: Professor Ronald Prineas

Alireza Negahi,1 Fatemeh Jahanshahi,2 Ali Shahriari-Ahmadi,3 Alireza Sadeghipour4

1Department of General Surgery, Rasoul Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; 2Student Research Committee, Faculty of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran; 3Department of Oncology, Rasoul Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; 4Department of Pathology, Rasoul Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Correspondence: Fatemeh Jahanshahi
Rasoul Akram Hospital, Niayesh Avenue, Sattarkhan Street, Tehran, Iran
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Abstract: Glomangiosarcoma is a rare malignant mesenchymal tumor. Despite malignant histopathological feature of glomangiosarcoma, metastasis was observed extremely rare in these tumors. Moreover, malignant glomus tumor with stomach origination and simultaneous metastasis to liver and lymph nodes were not reported so far. This report presented a 57-year-old male patient with an exophytic gastric glomangiosarcoma in lesser sac and simultaneous liver and lymph node metastasis.

Keywords: glomangiosarcoma, malignant, glomus tumor

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