Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Microscopic (histologic) description | Additional references
Cite this page: Gulwani, H. Enterogenous cysts. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/smallbowelenterogenous.html. Accessed July 18th, 2018.
Definition / general
- Found in wall of small bowel, mesentery, posterior mediastinum or rectorectal space
- May be associated with vertebral body abnormalities
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Lined by respiratory, small intestinal or gastric epithelium
- Wall composed of irregularly oriented smooth muscle