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Stromal / other tumors

Granular cell tumor

Reviewers: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 13 October 2012, last major update July 2012
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● Uncommon tumor in GI tract, most common site is esophagus, rare in stomach
● Solitary or multiple
● Same morphology and immunophenotype as tumors of skin and elsewhere
● Overwhelmingly benign, but exceptions occur

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