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Surgery Today

, Volume 40, Issue 7, pp 662–667 | Cite as

Malignant glomus tumor of the stomach with multiorgan metastases: Report of a case

  • Sung Eun Song
  • Chang Hee Lee
  • Kyeong Ah Kim
  • Hyun Joo Lee
  • Cheol Min Park
Case Report

Abstract

This report presents the case of a 65-year-old female patient with a malignant glomus tumor of the stomach, with metastases to the kidney and brain. The clinical presentation and imaging results are discussed, and the literature on malignant glomus tumors is reviewed.

Key words

Glomus tumor Stomach Kidney Brain Metastasis Computed tomography Magnetic resonance imaging 

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© Springer 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sung Eun Song
    • 1
  • Chang Hee Lee
    • 1
  • Kyeong Ah Kim
    • 1
  • Hyun Joo Lee
    • 2
  • Cheol Min Park
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyKorea University Guro Hospital, Korea University College of MedicineSeoulRepublic of Korea
  2. 2.Department of PathologyKorea University Guro Hospital, Korea University College of MedicineSeoulRepublic of Korea

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