Cervix
Inflammation
Granulomas

Author:Dr, Branko Perunovic M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 5 May 2017, last major update May 2007

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PubMed Search: Granulomas cervix

Cite this page: Granulomas. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixgranulomas.html. Accessed August 18th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • Rare
  • Usually foreign body - type; also diffuse
  • Associated with prior biopsy or surgery (Am J Clin Pathol 2002;117:771)
  • Only rarely associated with sarcoidosis or systemic conditions
  • Ceroid (with early lipofuscin) granulomas may be related to endometriosis
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Microscopic (histologic) images

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Xanthogranuloma (ceroid granuloma)

A: PAS+
B: Perls' iron stain+
C: Ziehl-Neelsen (acid fast)+
D: Schmorl's reagent (melanin)+

Cytology description
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