A Case of G-CSF-Producing Histiocytic Sarcoma of the Stomach.

  title={A Case of G-CSF-Producing Histiocytic Sarcoma of the Stomach.},
  author={Toshiharu Hanaoka and Kazuhiko Jingu and Toru Tochigi and Isamu Hoshino and Takeshi Uematu and Hisahiro Matsubara},
  journal={International surgery},
  volume={100 3},
No reports have been published to date regarding primary gastric granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF)-producing histiocytic sarcoma. We encountered a case of primary gastric histiocytic sarcoma that also fulfilled the criteria for a G-CSF-producing tumor. A 75-year-old man was diagnosed with gastric cancer with poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma. The patient's white blood cell count was elevated to 20,700/μL, and the G-CSF level was elevated to 380 pg/mL. A computed tomography scan… CONTINUE READING


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