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Lung tumor

Benign tumors

Leiomyoma


Reviewer: Deepali Jain, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 7 January 2013, last major update September 2012
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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● Extremely rare (<100 cases reported)
● Associated with HIV+ children
● See also benign metastasizing leiomyoma

Case reports
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● 62 year old woman with vascular leiomyoma of lung arising from pulmonary artery (Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2013;6:97)

Gross images
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Bronchial leiomyomas

Micro images
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Bronchial leiomyomas


Vascular leiomyoma

Differential diagnosis
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Spindle cell carcinoma

End of Lung tumor > Benign tumors > Leiomyoma


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