Benign / non-neoplastic lesions
Müllerian papilloma

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PubMed Search: Mullerian papilloma cervix

Branko Perunovic, D.M.
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Cite this page: Perunovic B. Müllerian papilloma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixmullerianpap.html. Accessed June 7th, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Rare, benign, polypoid lesion of cervix or vagina of young girls to adult women
  • Treat with local excision; may recur, but good prognosis
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Superficially located, composed of papillary stalks covered by mucinous epithelium with focal squamous metaplasia
  • Stroma is highly cellular fibrous tissue
  • No atypia, minimal mitotic activity
Microscopic (histologic) images

Various images and immunostains

Borderline vaginal tumor in above case history -

Papillary tumor with various epithelial types

Focal atypia due to stratification, pleomorphism and atypical mitotic figure

Positive stains
Negative stains
Differential diagnosis
Additional references
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