Prostate gland & seminal vesicles
Benign lesions/conditions
Lipofuscin pigmentation of the prostate

Topic Completed: 1 March 2012

Minor changes: 26 February 2019

Copyright: 2003-2019,, Inc.

PubMed search: Lipofuscin pigmentation prostate

Komal Arora, M.D.
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Cite this page: Arora K. Lipofuscin pigmentation of the prostate. website. Accessed August 15th, 2020.
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • 1-3 microns in diameter
  • Predominantly subnuclear location
  • Yellow-brown to gray-brown granules with a dark blue rim
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Lipofuscin pigment

Positive stains
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