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GIST esophagus


Gastrointestinal stromal tumors, short GISTs, are the most common mesenchymal tumors (sarcomas) of the gastrointestinal tract. Most likely the originate from so-called Cajal cells of the intestinal plexus. Stromal tumors can occur in the whole digestive system, from esophagus to anus.

Source: Endoskopie-Atlas 

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