Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Cytology description | Differential diagnosis
Cite this page: Atypical polypoid adenomyoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixcytologyapa.html. Accessed June 25th, 2017.
Definition / general
- Tumor of endometrium, lower uterine segment and endocervix composed of atypical complex glands with squamous metaplasia mixed with myofibromatous storm
- Should be considered in differential diagnoses of atypical glandular cells
- With complex atypical endometrial hyperplasia in the uterus ((Diagn Cytopathol 2010;38;527)
- Tightly backed clusters of glandular cells and loose aggregates of bland smooth muscle cells in premenopausal patients (Diagn Cytopathol 2000;22:176)