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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 853849, 4 pages
A Case of Mucosal Cancer of the Stomach Treated by Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection after Which Nodal Metastasis Became Evident
1Department of Gastroenterology, Sendai City Medical Center, 5-22-1, Tsurugaya, Miyagino-ku, Sendai 983-0824, Japan
2Department of Surgery, Sendai City Medical Center, Sendai 983-0824, Japan
3First Department of Pathology, Iwate Medical University, Morioka 983-0824, Japan
Received 27 August 2012; Revised 28 December 2012; Accepted 17 January 2013
Academic Editor: Kent-Man Chu
Copyright © 2013 Takashi Obana 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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