Vulva, vagina & female urethra
Nonneoplastic disorders

Topic Completed: 1 March 2003

Minor changes: 12 February 2020

Copyright: 2002-2017,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Papilloma vagina

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. Papilloma. website. Accessed August 11th, 2020.
Definition / general
  • Müllerian papilloma: aka mesonephric papilloma, intramural papilloma but actually Müllerian origin
    • Rare, benign, polypoid lesion of cervix or vagina of young girls to adult women
  • Squamous papilloma: more common in cervix; HPV related
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Superficially located, composed of delicate stalks covered by cuboidal cells
  • No atypia, minimal mitotic activity
Positive stains
Negative stains
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