Sclerosing polycystic adenoma - A review

Ann Diagn Pathol. 2022 Aug:59:151949. doi: 10.1016/j.anndiagpath.2022.151949. Epub 2022 Apr 9.


This review summarizes the current state of knowledge on sclerosing polycystic adenoma, including epidemiological/clinical, histopathological/cytopathological, ultrastructural, immunohistochemical and etiopathogenetic/molecular genetic aspects. Differential diagnostic issues are briefly discussed.

Keywords: Adenosis; Carcinoma; Dysplasia; Hyperplasia; Intraductal carcinoma; Salivary gland; Sclerosing Polycystic Adenosis; Sclerosing polycystic adenoma.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adenoma* / diagnosis
  • Cysts* / pathology
  • Humans
  • Sclerosis