Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) images | Positive stains | Negative stains
Cite this page: Weisenberg E. Glomus tumor. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/esophagusglomustumor.html. Accessed April 8th, 2020.
Definition / general
- Very rare in gastrointestinal tract, vast majority in stomach
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Round glomus cells have pale to clear cytoplasm, are arranged around vascular spaces; frequent stromal liquefaction and hyalinization