The dataset has been developed for the pathology reporting of biopsy specimens for gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST). A separate ICCR dataset is available for reporting of resection specimens of GIST.

Metastatic GIST specimens are excluded from this dataset. A separate ICCR dataset for soft tissue sarcoma is available.
ICCR Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour - Biopsy Specimens Bookmarked guide - 1860 KB
ICCR Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour - Biopsy Specimens Hyperlinked guide - 1097 KB
ICCR Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour - Biopsy Specimens Dataset in Word - 309 KB

Publication History

1st edition - April 2021
  • To reference this dataset please use the following citation: Hornick JL, Dei Tos AP, Hemmings C, Miettinen M, Oda Y, Raut CP, Rubin BP, von Mehren M, Wardelmann E, Fletcher CDM (2021). Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour (GIST) Histopathology Reporting Guide - Biopsy Specimens. International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting; Sydney, Australia. ISBN: 978-1-922324-16-0.

Expert Committee

The 1st edition of the dataset for Gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) - biopsy specimens was developed by the following international team:
  • Chair - Jason Hornick, Chair, USA
  • Series Champion - Christopher Fletcher, USA
  • ICCR representative - Chris Hemming, New Zealand

Domain experts:
  • Angelo Paolo Dei Tos, Italy
  • Markku Miettinen, USA
  • Yoshinao Oda, Japan
  • Chandrajit Raut, USA
  • Brian Rubin, USA
  • Margaret von Mehren, USA
  • Eva Wardelmann, Germany

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