Case Report
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World J Gastroenterol. Jun 21, 2013; 19(23): 3699-3702
Published online Jun 21, 2013. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v19.i23.3699
Figure 1
Figure 1 Endoscopic findings. A: Initial endoscopic finding: On the antrum, huge ulceroinfiltrative lesion with irregular margin and uneven dirty base was noted; B: Endoscopic findings 6 mo later: a 1 cm-sized polypoid mass was appeared at 26 cm below the upper incisor.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Light microscopic findings. Specimens of stomach (A) and esophagus (B) revealed chains and irregular clusters of tumor cells floating freely in mucous lakes with scattered signet-ring cells [hematoxylin and eosin (HE), × 200]. Mucin-5AC (HE, × 400) is positive in the intracytoplasmic mucin of signet-ring cells of both stomach (C) and esophagus (D) in immunohistochemical staining.
Figure 3
Figure 3 Endoscopic ultrasonographic finding. Hypoechoic wall thickening of esophagus (arrow) was confined to mucosal layer.