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Displaced ovarian granulosa cells mimicking metastatic lobular carcinoma of the breast
  1. John H F Smith1,
  2. Peter Southall2
  1. 1Department of Histopathology and Cytology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
  2. 2Department of Cellular Pathology, Jersey General Hospital, St Helier, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr John H F Smith, Department of Histopathology and Cytology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 3QP, UK; john.h.smith{at}

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We read with interest the review by Clarke and McCluggage on iatrogenic lesions and artefacts in gynaecological pathology and in particular displaced ovarian granulosa cells and wish to report a further case in which displaced ovarian granulosa cells caused diagnostic difficulty.1

A 49-year-old Caucasian woman underwent a wide local excision for …

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