Gastric Glomus Tumor: A Rare Cause Of Upper Gastrointestinal
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Glomus tumors (GTs) are benign lesions originating from modified cells of the glomus body that are responsible for regulation of arteriolar blood flow. Although these tumors usually occur in peripheral soft tissue , in the gastrointestinal tract, they are most commonly found in the stomach. We encountered a case of a gastric GT that was characteristic in its clinical course, presenting with exsanguinating gastrointestinal hemorrhage and patient at the age of 24 years. Taken together with the findings in previous reports, the characteristics observed here may be useful for diagnosing gastric submucosal tumors........

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4678096/
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