Cervix
Inflammation of cervix
CMV




Topic Completed: 1 May 2007

Revised: 21 December 2018, last major update May 2007

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PubMed Search: CMV cervix


Branko Perunovic D.M.
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Definition / general
Epidemiology
Case reports
Treatment
  • No treatment in healthy people
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Large, basophilic intranuclear inclusions or intracytoplasmic eosinophilic inclusions in occasional endocervical glandular epithelial cells
  • Inclusions also in endothelial and stromal cells but not squamous cells
  • Associated with fibrin thrombi, dense acute inflammatory infiltrate, lymphoid follicles, vacuoles in glandular cells, reactive changes in glandular epithelial cells
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Intracytoplasmic inclusions #1 (endocervical cells)

#2 (endothelial cells)

CMV+ glands and stroma

Associated acute inflammatory infiltrate

Intracytoplasmic
vacuoles
within endocervical
glandular cells

Fibrin thrombi within small vessels



NOT CERVIX:

Lung #1 - Giemsa stain

Kidney

Pancreas

Site unknown

Cytology description
  • Involvement of glandular and squamous cells
  • Cellular enlargement, nuclear enlargement and large nuclear inclusion surrounded by a halo "owl's eye"
  • Occasionally smaller nuclear or cytoplasmic inclusions
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