GI tract tumors with melanocytic differentiation

Dipti Karamchandani, Deepa T. Patil, John R. Goldblum

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Abstract

Gastrointestinal (GI) tract tumors with melanocytic differentiation may present significant diagnostic challenges both for the pathologist and the clinician. This comprehensive review discusses the relatively common as well as rare entities that have melanocytic differentiation in the GI tract. Clinical, histologic, immunohistochemical and molecular features are discussed along with prognosis and differential diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)398-406
Number of pages9
JournalAdvances in Anatomic Pathology
Volume20
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2013

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Gastrointestinal Tract
Neoplasms
Differential Diagnosis
Pathologists

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Anatomy

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Karamchandani, Dipti ; Patil, Deepa T. ; Goldblum, John R. / GI tract tumors with melanocytic differentiation. In: Advances in Anatomic Pathology. 2013 ; Vol. 20, No. 6. pp. 398-406.
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GI tract tumors with melanocytic differentiation. / Karamchandani, Dipti; Patil, Deepa T.; Goldblum, John R.

In: Advances in Anatomic Pathology, Vol. 20, No. 6, 01.11.2013, p. 398-406.

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