Endoscopic ultrasound in the evaluation of gastric small lymphocytic mucosa-associated lymphoid tumors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Helicobacter Infections
  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Lymphoma, B-Cell, Marginal Zone
  • Stomach Neoplasms

abstract

  • EUS appears useful to stage objectively and evaluate therapeutic outcome in the management of gastric, low-grade MALT lymphomas. It also helps to distinguish benign lymphoid aggregates from lymphoma associated with H pylori infection. EUS findings may have a significant impact on assessment and therapeutic recommendations.

publication date

  • May 1997

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9164183

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1761

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 15

number

  • 5