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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 140587, 5 pages
Clinicopathological and Prognostic Characteristics of Hepatoid Adenocarcinoma of the Stomach
1Department of Gastroenterology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
2Department of Pathology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
3Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
Received 31 October 2013; Revised 27 December 2013; Accepted 1 January 2014; Published 11 February 2014
Academic Editor: D. Fan
Copyright © 2014 Jinlin Yang 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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