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Mediastinum
Other malignancies
Follicular dendritic cell tumor

Reviewer: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 17 March 2013, last major update December 2012
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

Terminology
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Sites
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Clinical features
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Diagnosis
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Prognostic factors
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Case reports
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Gross description
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Micro description
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Micro images
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CD21/CD35 stain highlights ovoid spindle cells
Haphazard, bland spindle cells
CD21 staining
Head and neck:
Vague whorls of spindle cells in storiform pattern with lymphocytes and plasma cells
Indistinct cell borders and occasional multinucleated giant cells
Strong CD21 (left) and CD35 (right) staining
Positive stains
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Negative stains
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Electron microscopy description
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Differential diagnosis
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End of Mediastinum > Other malignancies > Follicular dendritic cell tumor


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