Soft tissue
Infections, inflammation and hematomas
PVP granuloma

Topic Completed: 1 July 2012

Minor changes: 19 March 2019

Copyright: 2002-2018,, Inc.

PubMed Search: PVP granuloma

Komal Arora, M.D.
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Cite this page: Arora K. PVP granuloma. website. Accessed July 5th, 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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