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Granular cell myoblastoma of the biliary tree.
  1. A. Savage,
  2. P. Devitt


    A granular cell myoblastoma of the common bile duct is described which caused episodes of jaundice in a young woman. Histological examination demonstrated a close association of the tumour with nerve fibres, tending to support the theory of origin from Schwann cells. The lesion is benign and after excision carries an excellent prognosis.

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