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Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 934875, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/934875
Case Report

Anorectal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor: A Case Report and Literature Review

1Department of Surgery, Northern Railway Central Hospital, New Delhi, India
2Department of Radiology, ESI Model Hospital and PGIMSR, Basaidarapur, New Delhi 110001, India
3Department of Radiology, Northern Railway Central Hospital, New Delhi, India
4Department of Anaesthesia, Northern Railway Central Hospital, New Delhi, India

Received 29 January 2013; Accepted 25 February 2013

Academic Editors: G. Bassotti, O. I. Giouleme, and Ö. Yönem

Copyright © 2013 Sanjeev Singhal et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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