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Revista chilena de cirugía

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HEINE T, CLAUDIO et al. Recurrence of low risk small bowel GIST tumor: Case report and revision of the literature. Rev Chil Cir [online]. 2010, vol.62, n.1, pp.72-78. ISSN 0718-4026.  http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0718-40262010000100014.

Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) are the most common mesenchymatic neoplasm in the digestive tract, representing about 1% of malignant gastrointestinal lesions. Seventy to eighty percent are benign according to their size and mitotic index as predictors of malignancy. However, in the presence of relapses in patients with low risk according to the current classification and in light of new adjuvant therapies (Imatinib Mesylate), have defined new parameters for estimation of malignant potential.

Palabras clave : Gastrointestinal stromal tumors; GIST; C-KIT; Imatinib Mesylate.

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