Cite this page: Ziadie, M. Congenital primitive epithelial tumor of liver. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/placentacongenprimliver.html. Accessed November 21st, 2017.
- Malignant congenital hepatic tumor diagnosed based on review of placenta (Hum Pathol 2000;31:259)
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Metastatic tumor consisting of polygonal cells with atypical features that invade the villous stroma and maternal vessels
- Cells have focal rhabdoid features, with abundant cytoplasm, vesicular nuclei, prominent nucleoli
- Numerous mitoses