Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Microscopic (histologic) description | Positive stains | Negative stains
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Definition / general
- Associated with diffuse abdominal disease
- Involves pleura or lung
- In one study, 9 women were median 36 years old, range 27 - 74 years (Hum Pathol 1998;29:1495)
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Well circumscribed or infiltrative, cystic, nodular or both, with cycling endometrium exhibiting metaplastic changes