Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Microscopic (histologic) images | Additional references
Cite this page: Vasculitis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixvasculitis.html. Accessed June 27th, 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)
- 44 year old woman with previous cervical biopsies showing CIN II - III (Case of the Week #91)