Table of ContentsDefinition / general
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Nasal polyps, atypical stromal cells. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/nasalpolypatypical.html. Accessed June 15th, 2019.
Definition / general
- Resemble polyp on low power
- Common; have prominent cytoplasm, enlarged hyperchromatic nuclei resembling "radiation fibroblasts" or sarcoma
- More common in younger patients or those with prominent fibrous stroma
- No increased cellularity, no prominent vasculature, no mitotic figures