Benign / nonneoplastic epithelial lesions

Müllerian papilloma

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PubMed Search: Mullerian papilloma cervix

Branko Perunovic, D.M.
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Definition / general
  • Rare, benign, polypoid lesion of cervix or vagina of young girls to adult women
  • Treat with local excision; may recur, but good prognosis
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Superficially located, composed of papillary stalks covered by mucinous epithelium with focal squamous metaplasia
  • Stroma is highly cellular fibrous tissue
  • No atypia, minimal mitotic activity
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Various images and immunostains

Borderline vaginal tumor in above case history

Papillary tumor with various epithelial types

Focal atypia due to stratification, pleomorphism and atypical mitotic figure

Positive stains
Negative stains
Differential diagnosis
Additional references
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