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Gastrointestinal Tract Mesenchymal Lesions

Surgical Pathology Clinics

Sep 1, 2011

Dora Lam-Himlin

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This article reviews the most common and characteristic mesenchymal lesions found in the gastrointestinal tract and intraabdominal location in a pattern-based approach: spindle and epithelioid tumors (gastrointestinal stromal tumor, schwannoma, glomus tumor, leiomyoma and leiomyosarcoma...read more

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Leiomyosarcoma, Myxoid
Spindle
Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor
Patterns
Abdominal Cavity
Immunohistochemistry
Ganglioneuroma
Entire Gastrointestinal Tract
Leiomyosarcoma
Solitary Fibrous Tumor
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Gastrointestinal Tract Mesenchymal Lesions

Surgical Pathology Clinics

Sep 1, 2011

Dora Lam-Himlin

PMID: 26837654

DOI: 10.1016/j.path.2011.08.010

Abstract

This article reviews the most common and characteristic mesenchymal lesions found in the gastrointestinal tract and intraabdominal location in a pattern-based approach: spindle and epithelioid tumors (gastrointestinal stromal tumor, schwannoma, glomus tumor, leiomyoma and leiomyosarcoma...read more

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Leiomyosarcoma, Myxoid
Spindle
Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor
Patterns
Abdominal Cavity
Immunohistochemistry
Ganglioneuroma
Entire Gastrointestinal Tract
Leiomyosarcoma
Solitary Fibrous Tumor

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