Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Microscopic (histologic) description | Positive stains | Negative stains
Cite this page: Jain, D. Juvenile xanthogranuloma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/livertumorjuvenilexantho.html. Accessed January 23rd, 2019.
Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Predominantly portal infiltrate spilling over into the adjacent lobule but sparing the biliary tree
- Spindle cells mixed with mononuclear cells or forming short fascicles
- Diffuse giant cell transformation; may have Touton giant cells