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Ganglioneuroma
Mediastinum
Haematoxylin & Eosin (H&E)
42 years
female
42 years old woman with mediastinal Tumor (5cm).
Well differentiated tumor, composed of neurogenic spindle cell stroma and intermixed ganglion cells.
Occurs in children after 10 years and also in adults (3.-4- decade) in the posterior mediastinum, the retroperitoneum or cervical soft tissues. Often encapsulated. Good prognosis if there is no ganglioneuroblastoma component (immature neuroblasts).
Huber Bettina
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