Uterus
Smooth muscle tumors
Cellular leiomyoma


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Nat Pernick, M.D.
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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

AFIP images

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



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H&E, CD10 and h-caldesmon

Positive stains
Differential diagnosis
Additional references
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