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Cervix-Cytology

Normal cells / nonneoplastic findings

Mesonephric hyperplasia


Reviewer: Nat Pernick, M.D., PathologyOutlines.com, Inc. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 24 June 2011, last major update June 2011
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General
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● May cause abnormal pap smears (Cytopathology 2005;16:240, Int J Gynecol Pathol 2003;22:121)

Cytology description
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● Abnormal glandular cells in loose clusters with cuboidal outlines and no significant anisocytosis

Positive stains
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● CD10 (Adv Anat Pathol 2004;11:310), PAX2 (Am J Surg Pathol 2010;34:137)

Differential diagnosis
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● Minimal deviation adenocarcinoma

End of Cervix-cytology > Normal cells / nonneoplastic findings > Mesonephric hyperplasia


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