Sarcoma / lymphoma / other
Stromal sarcoma

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Revised: 14 December 2019

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PubMed Search: Stromal sarcoma cervix

Branko Perunovic D.M.
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Definition / general
  • Usually postmenopausal women (mean 54 years, range 29 to 72 years)
  • Usually represents extension from uterine corpus; may arise from cervical endometriosis
  • Poor prognosis unless low grade
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Sheets of spindle-shaped cells with minimal cytoplasm and high mitotic activity
  • Resembles endometrial stromal sarcoma but without prominent vessels
Microscopic (histologic) images

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H&E, CD10+, ER+, PR+

Cytology description
Positive stains
Differential diagnosis
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