Synchronous and metachronous occurrence of gastric adenocarcinoma and gastric lymphoma: A review of the literature


Hamaloğlu E., TOPALOĞLU S., Özdemir A., Özenç A.

WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.12, no.22, pp.3564-3574, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 22
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.3748/wjg.v12.i22.3564
  • Journal Name: WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.3564-3574
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: No

Abstract

The occurrence of both primary gastric lymphoma and gastric adenocarcinoma in the same patient is a rare entity. The possible causative factors of synchronous or metachronous occurrence of both malignancies and varieties in the treatment modalities are reviewed according to published cases in English language medical literature. (C) 2006 The WJG Press. All rights reserved.