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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… Expand
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2014
2014
Mutations in exon 2 of the MED12 gene have been reported in 50% to 70% of uterine leiomyomas. To determine the frequency of MED12… Expand
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2012
Review
2012
Leiomyoma, the most common uterine neoplasm, is composed of smooth muscle with varying amounts of fibrous connective tissue. Most… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) are characterized by expressing a gain-of-function mutation in KIT, and to a… Expand
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1999
Review
1999
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) is the preferred term for mesenchymal tumors specific for the gastrointestinal tract (60… Expand
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1998
Review
1998
Gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) is the designation used here to identify the most common subset of gastrointestinal… Expand
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1993
1993
A 16-year-old female with mediastinal paraganglioma and multicentric gastroduodenal "leiomyoblastomas" was thought to have an… Expand
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1990
1990
Before surgery, 12 patients with suspected leiomyoma and 12 patients with suspected leiomyosarcoma were studied by endoscopic… Expand
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
A retrospective study was made of 41 patients treated for gastric myosarcoma to identify prognostic factors that influence… Expand
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
A series of 127 surgical specimens of epithelioid leiomyomatous tumors (leiomyoblastomas) of the gastric wall from the files of… Expand
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Twenty-six cases of atypical smooth muscle tumors of the uterus, including leiomyoblastoma, epithelioid leiomyoma, clear-cell… Expand
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