A malignant gastrointestinal stromal tumor with osteoclast-like giant cells.

Abstract

Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) are a heterogeneous group of mesenchymal tumors with a wide spectrum of histologic features and consistent expression of c-Kit. We describe an 85-year-old woman who presented with left lower quadrant abdominal pain and was subsequently diagnosed as having a malignant GIST. The tumor was composed of short fascicles of… (More)

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@article{Leung2002AMG, title={A malignant gastrointestinal stromal tumor with osteoclast-like giant cells.}, author={Kai Man Leung and Shun Wong and Tat Chong Chow and Kam Cheong Lee}, journal={Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine}, year={2002}, volume={126 8}, pages={972-4} }