Leiomyomatosis Peritonealis Disseminata

Leiomyomatosis Peritonealis Disseminata

Cyril Fisher, MD, DSc, FRCPath

Hematoxylin & eosin shows ill-defined, variably sized nodules of spindled or ovoid cells image in a sparsely cellular fibrous stroma. Note relationship to peritoneal surface image.

Hematoxylin & eosin shows smooth muscle bundles in transverse section with epithelioid-like cellular morphology image.



  • Leiomyomatosis peritonealis disseminata (LPD)


  • Multiple smooth muscle-like deposits

    • In abdomen or pelvis

    • Beneath peritoneal surfaces

Jul 9, 2016 | Posted by in PATHOLOGY & LABORATORY MEDICINE | Comments Off on Leiomyomatosis Peritonealis Disseminata
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