Colon tumor
Mesenchymal tumors
Mesenchymal tumor overview


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PubMed Search: Mesenchymal tumors [title] general

Raul S. Gonzalez, M.D.
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Definition / general
Positive stains
  • Consider staining stromal tumors with CD117 when diagnosis is not absolutely certain on H&E, as gastrointestinal stromal tumors can mimic other stromal tumors and have particular therapeutic options
Molecular / cytogenetics description
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