Benign or non-neoplastic conditions
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Editor: Jamie Shutter, M.D.
Revised: 24 May 2013, last major update May 2013
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- Benign epithelial change of variable differentiation
- Due to fallopian tube prolapse or peritoneal dialysis (squamous) (Int J Gynecol Pathol 2008;27:465)
- Also associated with ovarian mucinous tumors, Peutz-Jegher syndrome, endometriosis within fallopian tube
- No specific gross findings
- Mostly commonly mucinous metaplasia; urethelial and squamous metaplasias less common
End of Fallopian tubes > Benign or non-neoplastic conditions > Metaplastic changes
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