Cutaneous Myxoma and Angiomyxoma

Cutaneous Myxoma and Angiomyxoma

Steven D. Billings, MD

Cutaneous myxomas are dermal-based tumors characterized by a hypocellular proliferation of bland spindled cells and abundant myxoid stroma.

Intermediate magnification shows that the spindled cells are associated with a capillary vasculature image. Often there are subtly more cellular image and less cellular image areas.



  • Superficial angiomyxoma


  • Benign mesenchymal proliferation of spindled to stellate fibroblasts in abundant myxoid stroma


Some Cases Associated with Carney Complex

Jul 8, 2016 | Posted by in PATHOLOGY & LABORATORY MEDICINE | Comments Off on Cutaneous Myxoma and Angiomyxoma

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