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Fallopian tubes
Benign or non-neoplastic conditions
Placental site nodule

Reviewer: Nicole Riddle, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Editor: Jamie Shutter, M.D.
Revised: 24 July 2013, last major update July 2013
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

Definition
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Epidemiology
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Sites
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Laboratory
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Prognostic factors
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Case reports
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Treatment
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Gross description
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Micro description
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Micro images
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Low power view of placental nodule (upper) in benign endometrium (lower).
Note conspicuous hyalinization with large atypical cells (trophoblasts).


Small cells (left), large cells (right)

Fallopian tube (left), trophoblastic cells (right)

Fallopian tube (upper) trophoblasts with mild hyalization (lower)

Positive stains
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Differential diagnosis
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End of Fallopian tubes > Benign or non-neoplastic conditions > Placental site nodule


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