Vulva
Benign tumors
Leiomyoma

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 5 October 2017, last major update March 2003

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Table of Contents
Diagnosis | Treatment | Positive stains
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Leiomyoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/vulvaleiomyoma.html. Accessed November 19th, 2017.
Diagnosis
  • Only 1 of these criteria (if 2, atypical leiomyoma; if 3, leiomyosarcoma): 5 cm+, infiltrative markers, 5+ mitotic figures/10 HPF, moderate / severe cytologic atypia (Am J Surg Pathol 1996;20:779)
Treatment
  • Conservative excision with longterm, careful followup
Positive stains