Cervix
Inflammation
Vasculitis

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

Revised: 15 May 2017, last major update May 2007

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PubMed Search: Vasculitis cervix

Cite this page: Vasculitis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixvasculitis.html. Accessed May 24th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • Vasculitis of any type affecting the female genital tract is usually an isolated finding (only 10% have systemic disease, Int J Gynecol Pathol 2000;19:258)
  • Isolated polyarteritis nodosa of female genital tract is rare, either giant cell type in postmenopausal women in any part of female genital tract or PAN type in younger women affecting cervix (Mod Pathol 1994;7:610)
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) images

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