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Stromal / other tumors


Reviewers: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 9 October 2012, last major update July 2012
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● Extremely rare; see also Soft tissue chapter

Case reports

● 69 year old woman with elastofibroma surrounding an ulcer (Am J Surg Pathol 1985;9:233)

Gross description

● Gray-white thickened submucosal layer, rubber elastic consistency

Micro description

● Abundant acellular collagen fibers containing numerous elastic, thick, serrated fibers and globules

End of Stomach > Stromal / other tumors > Elastofibroma

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