Benign melanocytic nevi in certain anatomical sites may show unusual histopathological features, Conjunctival nevi are another example of nevi at special sites that may present with worrisome features. it is safe to ‘downgrade’ the atypia that is often seen in conjunctival nevi. The lesion is often accompanied with cystic inclusions of epithelium.
40 years old male patient with testicular mass, the patient underwent radical orchidectomy and this is a smear from the tumor. you can see here the typical features of the germ cell tumor Seminoma classical variant, which are :
– highly cellular smears
– multiple bizarre nucleoli seen in side the nuclei
-infiltrating reactive lymphocytes ” smaller and darker in color ”