Fallopian tubes

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 9 August 2017, last major update September 2013

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PubMed Search: Teratoma[title] fallopian tube

Cite this page: Teratoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/fallopiantubesteratoma.html. Accessed October 22nd, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Rare, ~50 cases reported, almost all benign and cystic
Case reports
Gross description
  • Usually attached by a pedicle to tubal mucosa; 0.7 to 2.0 cm
Gross images

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Lobulated mass obscures much of tube

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Usually cystic and mature