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Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease:
doi: 10.1097/LGT.0b013e3181a51a3d
Case Reports

Intravascular Papillary Endothelial Hyperplasia (Masson Tumor) Manifesting as a Cystic Vulvar Lesion

Maghari, Amin MD1; Lambert, W. Clark MD1; Sherman, Neil MD2; Heller, Debra S. MD1

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Abstract

Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia (Masson tumor) is a benign lesion of vascular origin that is caused by an extensive proliferation of endothelial cells in normal blood vessels. It is a reactive condition representing an unusual form of organizing thrombus. We report the first reported case arising in the vulva.

©2009The American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology

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