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Leiomyoma, Epithelioid

Known as: Epithelioid Cell Type GIST, Epithelioid Cell Type Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor, Leiomyoblastoma 
A relatively rare smooth muscle tumor found most frequently in the wall of the gastrointestinal tract, especially in the stomach. It is similar to… 
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Review
2021
Review
2021
This PrimeView highlights the mechanisms of carcinogenesis of gastrointestinal stromal tumours, and summarizes the epidemiology… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Purpose: Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) are characterized by expressing a gain-of-function mutation in KIT, and to a… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
BACKGROUND/AIM Some endoscopic ultrasonographic (EUS) features have been reported to be suggestive of malignancy in… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Formalin fixed and paraffin wax embedded tissue from 13 leiomyosarcomas, three leiomyobiastomas, five leiomyomas and fresh tissue… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Cases of gastrointestinal smooth muscle tumor seen at M. D. Anderson Hospital and followed for a minimum of 10 years are… 
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
A retrospective study was made of 41 patients treated for gastric myosarcoma to identify prognostic factors that influence… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
A series of 127 surgical specimens of epithelioid leiomyomatous tumors (leiomyoblastomas) of the gastric wall from the files of… 
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Forty‐four cases of leiomyoblastomas are presented and their clinicopathologic characteristics discussed. Most of the tumors were…