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Gazzetta Medica Italiana Archivio per le Scienze Mediche 2004 August;163(4):111-3

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Gastric cancer presenting with obstruction symptoms during early pregnancy. A case report

Harma Muge 1, Harma Mehmet 2, Uzunkoy A. 2

1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Harran, School of Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey;
2 Department of Surgery, University of Harran, School of Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey


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A case of gastric adenocarcinoma during pregnancy, diagnosed at an advanced stage because the symptoms were attributed to pregnancy, is reported. A 28-year-old woman, who suffered from persistent nausea and vomiting early in the 1st trimester, was operated on in the 16th gestational week and a poorly differentiated gastric adenocarcinoma was found. The patient delivered vaginally a healthy infant at the 35th week of pregnancy but she died 4 months after delivery.

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