Soft tissue
Peripheral nerve
Granular cell traumatic neuroma

Author: Vijay Shankar, M.D.

Revised: 30 January 2018, last major update September 2016

Copyright: (c) 2002-2018,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Granular cell traumatic neuroma

See also: neuroma, amputation / traumatic, morton, palisaded encapsulated

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Cite this page: Shankar, V. Granular cell traumatic neuroma. website. Accessed July 24th, 2019.
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Nests of large granular cells, in background of fibrous tissue with sparse inflammatory infiltrates
  • May have tortuous hypertrophic nerve bundles in fibrous tissue, some with degenerative changes and containing granular cells
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Large granular cells in
dense collagenous stroma

Positive stains
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