Gastric Xanthoma – A Case Report

Authors

  • Madhusudan Saha Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, North east Medical College, Sylhet, Bangladesh
  • Syed Alamgir Safwath Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, Jalalabad Ragib Rabeya Medical College, Sylhet, Bangladesh

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/jbcps.v41i3.66912

Keywords:

Gastric Xanthoma

Abstract

Gastric xanthoma, although benign lesion, sometimes resemble to neoplasm.  It is more common in older age group. Histologically it contains lipid ladenhistiocytes. But it should be differentiated from malignancy. So proper attention during endoscopic examination and relevant investigations to exclude malignancy should be considered in every patients with gastric xanthoma.

J Bangladesh Coll Phys Surg 2023; 41: 237-238

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Published

2023-07-27

How to Cite

Saha, M. ., & Safwath, S. A. . (2023). Gastric Xanthoma – A Case Report. Journal of Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons, 41(3), 237–238. https://doi.org/10.3329/jbcps.v41i3.66912

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