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Emergency Atypical Resection for Perforated Gastric Gist

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We report the case of a 77-year-old male who came to the emergency department with epigastric pain accompanied by fever and chills. After the diagnosis of intra-abdominal abscess and gastric tumor, emergency surgery was performed with resection of the tumor and abscess drainage. The patient had a good postoperative course.

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Lorenzo, M. , Castro, L. , Moreiras, M. , Vales, J. and Buján, J. (2014) Emergency Atypical Resection for Perforated Gastric Gist. Open Journal of Gastroenterology, 4, 118-120. doi: 10.4236/ojgas.2014.43018.

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