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Case prepared by: Jennifer Scudiere MD
GI Pathology Fellow
Attending: Elizabeth Montgomery, M.D.
  Case 47
Clinical History: The patient is a 63-year-old woman who presents for a routine screening endoscopy. She reports no gastrointestinal symptoms. The photographs below represent a biopsy specimen of a sessile polyp seen at 20 cm.
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Choose the correct diagnosis:
  a. Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST)
  b. Leiomyosarcoma
  c. Nerve sheath myxoma
  d. Peripheral nerve sheath tumor
  e. Metastatic malignant melanoma
 



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