Cytologic features of müllerian papilloma of the cervix: mimic of malignancy.

  title={Cytologic features of m{\"u}llerian papilloma of the cervix: mimic of malignancy.},
  author={Monica L Hollowell and Robert A. Goulart and David L. Gang and Christopher N Otis and Jeffrey Prior and Barry F. Sachs and Liron Pantanowitz},
  journal={Diagnostic cytopathology},
  volume={35 9},
Müllerian papilloma is a rare benign tumor of the cervix and/or vagina that occurs predominantly in young children. The cytologic features of benign müllerian papilloma have never been described. We report for the first time, to our knowledge, the cytologic findings of a benign müllerian papilloma from the vaginal fluid specimen of a 15-mo-old girl using touch prep, ThinPrep, and cell block preparations. The deceptive cytologic features of a cellular specimen with complex papillary fronds… CONTINUE READING