Cervix - cytology
Sarcoma / lymphoma / other

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 21 April 2017, last major update June 2011

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PubMed search: leiomyosarcoma cytology [title]

Cite this page: cytology > Leiomyosarcoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixcytologylms.html. Accessed October 19th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • Isolated cells or side by side tumor cells with elongated cytoplasm, oval or cigar shaped nuclei with coarse chromocenters; nuclear atypia, mitotic figures and necrosis are important features (Tumori 1978;64:205)
Differential diagnosis