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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
2012
Review
2012
Leiomyoma, the most common uterine neoplasm, is composed of smooth muscle with varying amounts of fibrous connective tissue. Most… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Background and aimTrue smooth-muscle neoplasms of the GI tract have been only rarely studied in the KIT era. Their incidence… 
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
2004
Review
2004
Benign metastasizing leiomyomas (BMLs) occur predominantly in women during reproductive years. The condition is characterized by… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
SummaryThe immunohistochemical distribution of inhibin-α in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues was evaluated in placentas… 
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
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Twenty‐six cases of atypical smooth muscle tumors of the uterus, including leiomyoblastoma, epithelioid leiomyoma, clear‐cell… 
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Forty‐four cases of leiomyoblastomas are presented and their clinicopathologic characteristics discussed. Most of the tumors were…