Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour – Resection Specimens


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

Metastatic GIST specimens are excluded from this dataset. A separate ICCR dataset for soft tissue sarcoma is available.

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 – Resection Specimens. 1st edition. International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting; Sydney, Australia. ISBN: 978-1-922324-17-7.
  • Read more on the Gastrointestinal stromal tumour dataset (1st edition) from the journal article written by the dataset authors: Dataset for reporting of gastrointestinal stromal tumours: recommendations from the International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting (ICCR). Hornick JL, Webster F, Dei Tos AP, Hemmings C, Miettinen M, Oda Y, Raut CP, Rubin BP, Von Mehren M, Wardelmann E, Fletcher CDM. Histopathology. 2023 Feb;82(3):376-384. doi: 10.1111/his.14791. Epub 2022 Sep 20.

Expert Committee

The 1st edition of the dataset for Gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) – resection specimens was developed by the following international team:

  • Chair – Jason Hornick, Chair, USA
  • Series Champion – Christopher Fletcher, USA
  • ICCR representative and domain expert – 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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