Small bowel (small intestine)
Benign tumors and tumor-like conditions
Decidual reaction

Author: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 16 February 2018, last major update August 2012

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PubMed Search: Decidual reaction small bowel

Cite this page: Gulwani, H. Decidual reaction. website. Accessed October 18th, 2018.
Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Decidual cells ("glassy" with abundant eosinophilic cytoplasm) infiltrate bowel wall
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Decidual cells with
abundant eosinophilic
cytoplasm, central
nucleus and no atypia