Soft tissue
Peripheral nerve
Palisaded encapsulated neuroma


Topic Completed: 1 September 2016

Revised: 21 November 2019

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PubMed Search: Palisaded encapsulated neuroma

See also: neuroma, granular cell traumatic, morton

Vijay Shankar, M.D.
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Cite this page: Shankar, V. Palisaded encapsulated neuroma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/softtissueneuromapalisaded.html. Accessed April 1st, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Also called solitary circumscribed neuroma
  • Small, solitary, asymptomatic skin papule, in face of middle-aged
Clinical images

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Courtesy of Mark R. Wick, M.D.

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Dermal lesion with proliferation of Schwann cells (S100+) and axons (neurofilament+), encapsulated by perineurium (EMA+)
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Courtesy of Mark R. Wick, M.D.



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Various images

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