Table of ContentsDefinition / General | Micro Description | Micro Images | Negative Stains | Differential Diagnosis
Cite this page: Decidual nodule. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixdecidualnodule.html. Accessed April 27th, 2017.
Definition / General
- Occurs during pregnancy
- Up to 4 cm, just below epithelium
- Uniform decidual cells with well defined cell membranes, granular pale cytoplasm, bland nuclei
- No continuity with surface epithelium, no mitotic figures