Esophageal Granular Cell Tumor

Known as: Granular Cell Neoplasm of the Esophagus, Esophageal Granular Cell Myoblastoma, Granular Cell Tumor of Esophagus 
A tumor that usually presents with small nodules or small sessile polyps, predominantly in the distal esophagus. Histologically, it is composed of… (More)
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2015
2015
Granular cell tumors are rare soft tissue neoplasms, among which only 2% are malignant, arising from nervous tissue. Here we… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND Esophageal granular cell tumor (GCT) is a rare benign tumor with malignant potential. With wide application of… (More)
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2011
2011
Granular cell tumors of the esophagus are rare neoplasms and their diagnosis is mainly based on histopathologic examination of… (More)
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2009
2009
Dear Sir, Granular cell tumors, first described in 1926 by Abrikossoff, are relatively rare lesions with a reported incidence of… (More)
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2007
2007
We report a case of a granular cell tumor (GCT) covered by squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in the esophagus. A 69-year-old Japanese… (More)
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2002
2002
There are no standard guidelines for the treatment of granular cell tumor (GCT). The aim of our study was to describe three cases… (More)
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2001
2001
Background: Granular cell tumor (GCT) is a rare lesion. Approximately 4% to 6% of these tumors occur in the gastrointestinal… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS Granular cell tumors of the esophagus are rare tumors. A definite diagnosis is achieved by endoscopic… (More)
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1991
1991
Although typically small and submucosal, esophageal granular cell tumors frequently produce dysphagia. Esophageal manometry and a… (More)
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1985
1985
Granular cell tumors are rare neoplasms that are generally benign. They are usually found in the tongue, subcutaneous tissues… (More)
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