Granular cell tumor of vulva on episiotomy scar
Murcia JM, Idoate M, Laparte C, Baldonado C.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Clínica Universitaria de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain.
The granular cell tumor (GCT) is a rare neoplasm derived from Schwann cells and is considered to be a benign tumor. The vulvar region is one of the common sites for these lesions. Vulvar occurrence of GCT constitutes about 7% of cases. To our knowledge, this is the first case of granular cell tumor of the vulva on an episiotomy scar.
GCT should be considered in the differential diagnosis of a benign tumor of the vulva and reactive granular cell lesions.
CITA DEL ARTÍCULO Gynecol Oncol. 1994 May;53(2):248-50