Int J Surg Case Rep 2022 May 11;95:107185. Epub 2022 May 11.
Department of Pathology, Xiang'an Hospital of Xiamen University, Xiamen 361000, China; Organ Transplantation Institute of Xiamen University, Fujian Provincial Key Laboratory of Organ and Tissue Regeneration, School of Medicine, Xiamen University, Xiamen 361000, China. Electronic address:
Introduction And Importance: Metastatic GIST (gastrointestinal stromal tumor) is most commonly seen in the liver. Surgical resection and Imatinib administration are the preferred treatment for localized and potentially resectable GIST. However, it is still a matter of debate about the optimal therapeutic management for unresectable, liver-confined, metastatic GIST even after the administration of imatinib. Read More