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What are gastrointestinal stromal tumors?

... Gastrointestinal stromal tumors. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs)
are uncommon tumors of the GI tract. These tumors ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-what-is-gist

What is a gastrointestinal carcinoid tumor? | American Cancer ...

... It is the longest section of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, measuring more than
20 feet. The small intestine then joins the colon (large intestine). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalcarcinoidtumor/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-carcinoid-tumors-what-is-gastrointestinal-carcinoid

Cancer Glossary

... GIST cancers are very different from other more common types of GI tract
cancers in treatment and outlook. See also gastrointestinal tract. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=g

How are gastrointestinal stromal tumors diagnosed?

... are several ways to biopsy a GI tract tumor ... test can help determine whether
a GI tumor is ... of the cancer (see “How are gastrointestinal stromal tumors ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-diagnosis

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)

... These tumors are often benign. Blood loss GISTs are often found because
they cause bleeding into the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003103-pdf.pdf

How is gestational trophoblastic disease staged? | American ...

... 1. Gastrointestinal tract. 2. Brain, liver. ... Stage IV: The tumor has spread to distant
organs such as the brain, liver, kidneys, and/or gastrointestinal tract. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gestationaltrophoblasticdisease/detailedguide/gestational-trophoblastic-disease-staging

Signs and symptoms of gastrointestinal stromal tumors

... These tumors are often benign. Blood loss. GISTs are often found because
they cause bleeding into the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-signs-symptoms

What are the key statistics about gastrointestinal stromal ...

... A small number develop in the abdomen outside the GI tract. ... for GIST are
discussed in the section, “Survival rates for gastrointestinal stromal tumors ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-key-statistics

Cancer Glossary

... digestive system Search. the collection of organs (some of which make up
the gastrointestinal tract, or GI tract) that processes food for energy and ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=d

Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors

... It is the longest section of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, measuring more than
20 feet. The small intestine then joins the colon (large intestine). ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003102-pdf.pdf