Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp 71–74 | Cite as

Malignant Granular Cell Tumor of the Tongue: A Clinico-Pathological Challenge

Case Report

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© Indian Association of Surgical Oncology 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Arvind Krishnamurthy
    • 1
  • Rinku George
    • 1
  • Urmila Majhi
    • 2
  1. 1.Surgical OncologyCancer Institute (WIA)ChennaiIndia
  2. 2.PathologyCancer Institute (WIA)ChennaiIndia

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