Cervix - Cytology
Benign / nonneoplastic lesions
Mesonephric remnants/rests

Author: Farnaz Hasteh, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 1 May 2017, last major update December 2010

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Cite this page: Mesonephric remnants / rests. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixcytologymesonephricremnants.html. Accessed October 17th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • May cause abnormal pap smears (Int J Gynecol Pathol 2003;22:121)
  • Mesonephric adenocarcinoma is a rare varient of cervical adenocarcinoma that arises from mesonephric rests deep in the cervical stroma