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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 202960, 7 pages
Clinicopathological and Immunohistochemical Characterisation of Gastric Schwannomas in 29 Cases
1Department of General Surgery, Tenth People's Hospital of Shanghai, Tongji University, School of Medicine, Shanghai 200072, China
2Department of Surgery, Beijing Cancer Hospital, Peking University School of Oncology, Beijing 100036, China
3Charité University Medicine, Department of General-, Visceral- and Vascular Surgery, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany
4Department of Pathology, Tenth People's Hospital of Shanghai, Tongji University, School of Medicine, Shanghai 200072, China
Received 18 November 2013; Accepted 30 December 2013; Published 11 February 2014
Academic Editor: Paul Enck
Copyright © 2014 Lijun Zheng 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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