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Cite this page: Jain, D. Pleomorphic (giant cell) variant of hepatocellular carcinoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/livertumorpleomorphic.html. Accessed December 17th, 2017.
Definition / general
- < 1% of all hepatocellular carcinomas, although 15% have some tumor giant cells
- Multinucleated tumor giant cells predominate, marked loss of cell cohesion (Am J Clin Pathol 1990;93:111)