Peritoneal Simple Mesothelial Cyst Misdiagnosed as a Gastric Subepithelial Tumor
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Peritoneal simple mesothelial cysts are very rare mesenteric cysts of mesothelial origin. A peritoneal simple mesothelial cyst may be misdiagnosed, even by advanced diagnostic tools, as a gastric subepithelial tumor. A few cases that were misdiagnosed as a regarding peritoneal simple mesothelial cysts. To the best of our knowledge, there are no reports regarding peritoneal simple mesothelial cysts.
KeywordsPeritoneal Mesothelial Subepithelial tumor
This paper was supported by Wonkwang University in 2016(SYL).
S.Y.L and J.N.K participated in surgical treatment, prepared the manuscript, and performed the literature search; Y.S.K reviewed the whole manuscript, offered critiques, and improved the discussion; and K.Y.K participated in manuscript revision and final review. All authors read and approved the final manuscript.
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The authors declare that they have no competing interests.