Pathology of uterus


Uterus explanatory video

Smooth muscles can hypertrophy due to overuse or growth and this occurs in pregnancy on the uterus.

Smooth muscle can become neoplastically transformed. It may lead to leiomyoma (benign) or leiomyosarcoma (malignant). A common benign smooth muscle tumor is leiomyoma of the uterus (fibroid).

Leiomyosarcoma of uterus 
 

 

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Leiomyoma of uterus
Leiomyosarcoma of uterus
Ruptured ectopic pregnancy
Adenomyosis
Endometrial adenocarcinoma
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Uterus microscope video       Double click for full screen

 


Leiomyoma of uterus

 


Carcinoma uterinus in situ

 


Normal uterus

 

 

 

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