Colon tumor
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Langerhans cell histiocytosis

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Definition / General
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Rectal tumors

Micro Description
  • Aggregates of histiocytic cells with grooved nuclei, eosinophil rich background
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Rectal tumors

Positive Stains
Differential Diagnosis
  • Non Langerhans histiocytoses: CD1a negative, CD64+