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Sarcoma / lymphoma / other

Stromal sarcoma

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Revised: 26 June 2011, last major update June 2011
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● Exfoliated cells may be present in cervicovaginal smears

Cytology description

● Small, rounded malignant cells with occasional tapered “comet” forms, enlarged and hyperchromatic nuclei, discernable nucleoli and tumor diathesis (Acta Cytol 1981;25:272, Acta Cytol 2002;46:465)

Cytology images

High grade endometrial stromal sarcoma

End of Cervix-cytology > Sarcoma / lymphoma / other > Stromal sarcoma

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