Granulocyte colony stimulating factor-producing collision tumor of the gastric cardia

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Patients with various kinds of nonhematopoietic tumors occasionally have associated leukocytosis without overt inflamation. This has been shown to be due to granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) produced by the tumor cells themselves. G-CSF production has been observed in several types of malignancy, including cancer of the digestive organs.1 We… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00535-003-1188-6

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@article{Komatsu2003GranulocyteCS, title={Granulocyte colony stimulating factor-producing collision tumor of the gastric cardia}, author={Daisuke Komatsu and Michio Sakurai and Haruyoshi Nakafuji and Naohiko Koide and Hiroshi Morishita and Toshitsugu Nakamura}, journal={Journal of Gastroenterology}, year={2003}, volume={38}, pages={1013-1015} }