Gastrointestinal stromal tumors gists start in special cells in the wall of the gastrointestinal gi tract also known as the digestive tract to understand gists it helps to know something about the structure and function of the gi tract . Gastrointestinal stromal tumors gists may be malignant or benign not cancer they are most common in the stomach and small intestine but may be found anywhere in or near the gi tract they are most common in the stomach and small intestine but may be found anywhere in or near the gi tract. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors gists are the most common mesenchymal neoplasms of the gastrointestinal tract gists arise in the smooth muscle pacemaker interstitial cell of cajal or similar cells they are defined as tumors whose behavior is driven by mutations in the kit gene 85 pdgfra gene 10 or braf kinase rare. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors gists are tumors or clusters of overgrown cells in the gastrointestinal gi tract symptoms of gist tumors include the gi tract is the system responsible for . Gastrointestinal stromal tumors gists are soft tissue sarcomas that can be located in any part of the digestive system their most common sites are the stomach and small intestine gists start in specialized nerve cells located in the walls of your digestive system
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