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HPB Surgery
Volume 6, Issue 4, Pages 311-317
Case Report

Biliary Duct Granular Cell Tumor: A Rare But Surgically Curable Benign Tumor

The Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Deaconess Hospital, 110 Francis Street, Boston 02215, MA, USA

Received 10 February 1992

Copyright © 1993 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


Granulosa cell tumors are rare benign tumors which may be found throughout the body. Rare cases are isolated within the biliary tree. If completely resected, surgical excision is curative.

A case of biliary duct granulosa cell tumor is presented with review of the world’s literature on this topic.