Soft tissue


Intermediate (locally aggressive / rarely metastasizing)

Papillary intralymphatic angioendothelioma

Topic Completed: 1 November 2012

Minor changes: 23 July 2021

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Related topics: Hemangioendothelioma

Vijay Shankar, M.D.
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Cite this page: Shankar V. Papillary intralymphatic angioendothelioma. website. Accessed October 16th, 2021.
Definition / general
  • Also known as Dabska's tumor
  • Very rare tumor of children in skin or soft tissue
  • Good prognosis, with only rare nodal metastases
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Testicular tumor

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Papillary tufts lined by plump endothelial cells (epithelioid- or histiocytic-like) within dilated vascular lumina
  • May have glomeruloid appearance
Microscopic (histologic) images

Contributed by Mark R. Wick, M.D.

Dabska tumor

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Testicular tumor


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