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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
  • W. Lu, M. Xu, +4 authors L. Yao
  • World Journal of Surgical Oncology
  • 2014
  • Corpus ID: 9885243
BackgroundEsophageal granular cell tumor (GCT) is a rare benign tumor with malignant potential. With wide application of… Expand
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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… Expand
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2005
2005
Five cases of granular cell tumor of the esophagus are reported. In four cases, the tumor was an asymptomatic, incidental finding… Expand
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2003
2003
Sir, We have recently encountered an interesting case of a malignant granular cell tumor of the esophagus. The patient was a 71… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Granular cell tumors (GCTs) are relatively uncommon, usually benign and solitary neoplasms. Until now, about 200 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
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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
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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
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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
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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… Expand
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