Clin Surg | Volume 4, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Glomus Tumor of the Stomach: A Case Report

De-Chuan Chan and Wei-Lin Chang*

Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Tri-Service General Hospital, Taiwan

*Correspondance to: Wei-Lin Chang 

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Glomus tumors of the stomach are rare and hard to be diagnosed and guideline of this disease still need to be established. In this case, we suggest that to diagnose the disease before the operation, the clinician should conduct immunohistochemical staining to identify molecules such as CK when a glomus tumor cannot be ruled out. This may allow doctors to avoid surgery.


Chan D-C, Chang W-L. Glomus Tumor of the Stomach: A Case Report. Clin Surg. 2019; 4: 2602.

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