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Primary Adrenal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST): a Rarest Incidentaloma and Diagnostic Challenge

Primary Adrenal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST): a Rarest Incidentaloma and Diagnostic... Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology https://doi.org/10.1007/s13193-020-01182-8 CASE REPORT Primary Adrenal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST): a Rarest Incidentaloma and Diagnostic Challenge 1 1 2 1 Akanksha Bhatia & Arvind Ahuja & Hemant Goel & Minakshi Bhardwaj Received: 20 May 2020 / Accepted: 17 July 2020 Indian Association of Surgical Oncology 2020 Introduction hydronephrosis and nephrolithiasis. Sections from the adrenal mass showed a tumor with a biphasic pattern. The epithelioid Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs), although the pattern comprised lobules of polygonal cells separated by commonest mesenchymal tumor of the gastrointestinal tract fibrocollagenous stroma spindle cell pattern showing sheets (GIT), are rare, accounting for < 1% of all malignancies of the and short fascicles of plump to spindle-shaped cells with nuclear GIT [1]. It is seen commonly in older adults with an equal palisading and vague pseudorosettes with extensive myxoid male to female predilection. Apart from the stomach, it is also stroma (Fig. 2). These polygonal cells showed mild to moderate seen in the jejunum and ileum (30%), duodenum (5%), and nuclear pleomorphism, with vesicular nucleus and abundant colorectum (5%) and rarely in the esophagus and appendix amount of eosinophilic granular cytoplasm. No mitosis was [2]. Extraintestinal GISTs are extremely rare, and http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png "Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology" Springer Journals

Primary Adrenal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST): a Rarest Incidentaloma and Diagnostic Challenge

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0975-7651
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Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology https://doi.org/10.1007/s13193-020-01182-8 CASE REPORT Primary Adrenal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST): a Rarest Incidentaloma and Diagnostic Challenge 1 1 2 1 Akanksha Bhatia & Arvind Ahuja & Hemant Goel & Minakshi Bhardwaj Received: 20 May 2020 / Accepted: 17 July 2020 Indian Association of Surgical Oncology 2020 Introduction hydronephrosis and nephrolithiasis. Sections from the adrenal mass showed a tumor with a biphasic pattern. The epithelioid Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs), although the pattern comprised lobules of polygonal cells separated by commonest mesenchymal tumor of the gastrointestinal tract fibrocollagenous stroma spindle cell pattern showing sheets (GIT), are rare, accounting for < 1% of all malignancies of the and short fascicles of plump to spindle-shaped cells with nuclear GIT [1]. It is seen commonly in older adults with an equal palisading and vague pseudorosettes with extensive myxoid male to female predilection. Apart from the stomach, it is also stroma (Fig. 2). These polygonal cells showed mild to moderate seen in the jejunum and ileum (30%), duodenum (5%), and nuclear pleomorphism, with vesicular nucleus and abundant colorectum (5%) and rarely in the esophagus and appendix amount of eosinophilic granular cytoplasm. No mitosis was [2]. Extraintestinal GISTs are extremely rare, and

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Published: Jul 23, 2020

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