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Year : 1992  |  Volume : 38  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 152-3  

Leiomyoblastoma of the stomach.

AK Sarda, Arunabh 
 Dept of Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi., India

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A K Sarda
Dept of Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi.
India

A case of gastric leiomyoblastoma in a 37 year old male is presented. The patient presented with 3 episodes of melaena requiring blood transfusion on one occasion. There was no associated haematemesis, abdominal pain, obstruction or a palpable lump. The tumor was sessile and completely intraluminal with superficial ulceration displaying distinctive histologic features. Seven years after partial gastrectomy the patient has remained asymptomatic.


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Sarda A K, Arunabh. Leiomyoblastoma of the stomach. J Postgrad Med 1992;38:152-3


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Sarda A K, Arunabh. Leiomyoblastoma of the stomach. J Postgrad Med [serial online] 1992 [cited 2022 May 27 ];38:152-3
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