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Medical Term:

palisaded or intranodal myofibroblastoma


Definition: a rare benign tumor most often found in inguinal lymph nodes. It is composed of intersecting fascicles of benign spindle cell with immunohistochemical and ultrastructural features of myofibroblasts.

Synonym(s): hemorrhagic spindle cell tumor with amianthoid fibers

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