Soft tissue
Infections, inflammation and hematoma
PVP granuloma


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Komal Arora, M.D.
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Cite this page: Arora K. PVP granuloma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/softtissuePVP.html. Accessed November 26th, 2020.
Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Focal cellularity, focally myxoid with foamy histiocytes containing vacuoles and PVP
Positive stains
  • Histiocytes: mucicarmine, colloidal iron, GMS, Congo Red, Sudan Black B
Differential diagnosis
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