Lymph nodes - not lymphoma
Neoplasms (not lymphoma)
Leiomyoma

Author: Sheren Younes, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 25 June 2018, last major update January 2016

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PubMed Search: Leiomyoma[TI] lymph node
Cite this page: Younes, S. Leiomyoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/lymphnodesleiomyoma.html. Accessed November 21st, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Rare at this site; benign
  • Leiomyomatosis in abdominal nodes is associated with uterine leiomyomas or disseminated peritoneal leiomyomatosis
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Partial or complete replacement of node by interlacing fascicles of bland spindle cells with blunt ended nuclei
  • No nuclear palisading, no amianthoid fibers, no mitotic figures
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Leiomyomatosis of pelvic lymph node

Cytology description
Positive stains
Negative stains