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


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PubMed Search: Decidual reaction small bowel

Hanni Gulwani, M.B.B.S.
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Cite this page: Gulwani H. Decidual reaction. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/smallboweldecidualreaction.html. Accessed November 21st, 2019.
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

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