Table of ContentsDefinition / General | Case Reports | Clinical Images | Micro Description | Positive Stains | Differential Diagnosis
Cite this page: Nerve sheath myxoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/softtissuenervesheathmyxoma.html. Accessed December 3rd, 2016.
Definition / General
- Controversial tumor due to disputed relationship with neurothekeoma
- Skin, soft tissue, intraspinal
- Resembles myxoma but plumper, epithelial-like cells; fascicular or plexiform arrangement
- Based on the amount of myxoid stroma, nerve sheath myxoma is divided into myxoid (classical), mixed and cellular types
- S100 (sporadic)