8896/3 Myxoid leiomyosarcoma


Corpus uteri
ICD-O-3 topography code: C54
ICD10: C54

Myxoid leiomyosarcoma is a morphologic variant of leiomyosarcoma characterized by cellular pleomorphism, scattered malignant cells with large nuclei, and a myxoid stroma. The tumours are large and gelatinous. They commonly invade the myometrium; vascular invasion may also be observed1
Tavassoli FA, Devilee P (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Breast and Female Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2003