Stomach
Stromal / other tumors
Elastofibroma

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 16 December 2016, last major update July 2012

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PubMed Search: gastric elastofibroma
Cite this page: Elastofibroma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stomachelastofibroma.html. Accessed June 27th, 2017.
Definition / general
Case reports
Gross description
  • Gray-white thickened submucosal layer, rubber elastic consistency
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Abundant acellular collagen fibers containing numerous elastic, thick, serrated fibers and globules