Topic Completed: 1 July 2012

Revised: 22 August 2019

Copyright: 2003-2019,, Inc.

PubMed Search: gastric choriocarcinoma

Elliot Weisenberg, M.D.
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Cite this page: Weisenberg E. Choriocarcinoma. website. Accessed April 3rd, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Very rare as stomach primary
  • Presents with GI bleeding and gastric mass
  • May be pure, accompany adenocarcinoma or be associated with nontrophoblastic gonadal tissue
  • Aggressive, mean survival less than 1 year whether treated or untreated
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