Gastrointestinal stromal tumor


Gastrointestinal stromal tumor is a digestive tract tumor. These tumors most often occur in the stomach or upper part of the small intestine. Tumors can also form in the large intestine, anus, and esophagus.


Symptoms may include pain or swelling in the belly, nausea, and weight loss.


Treatments include surgery and targeted therapy drugs.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017

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