Cervix
Benign / nonneoplastic lesions
Inverted urothelial papilloma



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Revised: 26 December 2019

Revised: 27 December 2018, last major update May 2007

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Branko Perunovic D.M.
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Definition / general
  • Rare; resembles more common bladder tumor
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Inverted epithelial nests separated by fibrovascular septa
  • Epithelial nests have peripheral palisading and are composed of uniform cells containing "swirling" oval nuclei with longitudinal grooves
  • Nests contain cystitis glandularis type areas
  • No significant atypia
  • No / rare mitotic activity
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