Gastric lipoma is a rare benign tumor. The symptoms are correlated with the size and the dimensions of neoplasm. It can be the cause of bleeding, gastroduodenal intussusception and intestinal obstruction, as in case reported and surgically treated. The Authors make a literature review to define the better diagnostic and surgical approach.
[Gastric lipoma presenting as intestinal obstruction] / Mongardini, Massimo; Iachetta, ROBERTO PAOLO; Cola, Alessandra; Brunelli, Daniele; DEGLI EFFETTI, Eleonora; Blasi, Sara; Maturo, Alessandro; Benedetti, Fabio; Custureri, Filippo. - In: IL GIORNALE DI CHIRURGIA. - ISSN 0391-9005. - 27:3(2006), pp. 90-92.