Gastric adenocarcinoma: moderately differentiated

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Weight loss

Patient Data

Age: 50-year-old
Gender: Male

Abdomen CT demonstrates a subtle circumferential wall thickening involving the gastric cardia and gastroesophageal junction. High FDG uptake is noted at the gastric cardia confirm the presence of the tumor.

Nuclear medicine

High FDG uptake is noted at the gastric cardia confirm the presence of the tumor.

Case Discussion

Abdomen CT demonstrates a subtle circumferential wall thickening involving the gastric cardia and gastroesophageal junction. High FDG uptake is noted at the gastric cardia confirm the presence of the tumor.

Pathology:

Moderately differentiated gastric cardiac adenocarcinoma. Distal esophagus is normal.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 10722
Published: 12th Sep 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.