Stromal tumors
Cellular leiomyoma

Topic Completed: 1 August 2011

Minor changes: 15 December 2019

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PubMed search: cellular [title] leiomyoma uterus

Related topics: leiomyoma

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. Cellular leiomyoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/uterusleiomyomacellular.html. Accessed May 26th, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Increased cellularity, no atypia and no mitotic figures
  • Usually has large, thick walled blood vessels
  • Same behavior as classic leiomyoma
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Tumor is well demarcated from and more cellular than surrounding myometrium; no nuclear atypia or mitotic activity is present

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Various images

H&E, CD10 and h-caldesmon

Positive stains
Differential diagnosis
Additional references
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