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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… Expand
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2014
2014
BackgroundEsophageal granular cell tumor (GCT) is a rare benign tumor with malignant potential. With wide application of… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Granular cell tumors (GCT) are uncommon neoplasms. There is controversy regarding the endoscopic diagnosis and treatment of… Expand
Review
2008
Review
2008
The esophagus is the most common site of origin of gastrointestinal tract granular cell tumors. Approximately 270 cases of… Expand
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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… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
  • O. David, S. Jakate
  • Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 36206594
The granular cell tumor is a solitary painless nodule that arises most commonly on the skin or the tongue. The vast majority are… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS Granular cell tumors of the esophagus are rare tumors. A definite diagnosis is achieved by endoscopic… Expand
1992
1992
Granular cell tumor of the esophagus (GCTE) is a rare and mostly benign neoplasm. Its etiology is unknown and its histogenesis is… Expand
1990
1990
A 35-yr-old Japanese man with a granular cell tumor of the esophagus that was removed by endoscopic polypectomy is presented… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Eight‐cell cow embryos were isolated and cultured in vitro in a medium enriched with 200 μCi of [5‐3H]uridine for 20 min. Epon… Expand
1985
1985
Granular cell tumors are rare neoplasms that are generally benign. They are usually found in the tongue, subcutaneous tissues… Expand