Departments and specialties
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with campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota. Staff skilled in dozens of specialties work
together to ensure quality care and successful recovery.
Departments that treat this condition
Areas that research this condition
Mayo Clinic researchers lead or coordinate national studies in the treatment of digestive cancers, including gastrointestinal stromal tumors.
To learn more about digestive cancer research at Mayo Clinic, visit the Gastrointestinal Cancer Program.
See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors on gastrointestinal stromal tumors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) care at Mayo Clinic
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- AskMayoExpert. Gastrointestinal stromal tumor. Rochester, Minn.: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; 2015.
- Feldman M, et al. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs). In: Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Management. 10th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Saunders Elsevier; 2016. http://www.clinicalkey.com. Accessed April 15, 2016.
- Gastrointestinal stromal tumors treatment – Patient version (PDQ). National Cancer Institute. http://www.cancer.gov/types/soft-tissue-sarcoma/patient/gist-treatment-pdq. Accessed April 15, 2016.
- Soft tissue sarcoma. Fort Washington, Pa.: National Comprehensive Cancer Network. http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp. Accessed April 15, 2016.
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs)