Flashcards in GI: The Stomach Deck (38)
What is the Lauren classification for gastric adenocarcinoma?
1) intestinal - bulky, glandular structures, exophytic mass/ulcerated tumors
2) diffuse - infiltrative growth, discohesive cells with large mucin vacuoles --> SIGNET RINGS)
Signet rings are associated with which GI abnormality?
What is the name of the left supraclavicular node when gastric adenocarcinomas metastasize?
What is the name of the periumbilical region when gastric adenocarcinomas metastasize?
sister mary joseph nodule
What is the name of the tumor when gastric adenocarcinoma has metastasized to bilateral ovaries
Gastritis is the result of _________________________
impaired host defenses against acid exposure or direct injury
the most common cause of chronic gastritis AND chronic PUD is __________