Helical CT appearance of glomus tumor of the stomach

S. Hoon Cha, S. Bum Cho, Y. Whan Kim, C. Min Park

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    Abstract

    Glomus tumor occurs only rarely in the stomach. This benign intramural mass is located most frequently in the distal half of the stomach. We experienced two cases of glomus tumor of the stomach which were examined with helical CT and were confirmed pathologically. Both tumors were well- marginated solitary lesions, located in the gastric antrum. On the early- phase helical CT, an intact overlying mucosa was demonstrated in both cases, and both tumors showed a dense homogeneous contrast enhancement, which persisted to the delayed phase.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)671-673
    Number of pages3
    JournalEuropean Radiology
    Volume10
    Issue number4
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2000

    Keywords

    • Helical CT
    • Neoplasm
    • Stomach

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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