TITLE

Granular Cell Tumor of the Sellar and Suprasellar Region: Clinicopathologic Study of 11 Cases and Literature Review

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen-Gadol, Aaron A.; Pichelmann, Mark A.; Link, Michael J.; Scheithauer, Bernd W.; Krecke, Karl N.; Young Jr., William F.; Hardy, Jules; Giannini, Caterina
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;May2003, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p567
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a series of cases of surgically resected sellar region granular cell tumors to better characterize their clinical presentation, imaging features and treatment outcomes with attention to previously published literature. Conclusion that due to the indolent growth of granular cell tumors, the surgical goal of tumor decompression is a reasonable therapeutic approach.
ACCESSION #
9749434

 

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