- The retiform pattern consists of elongated, slitlike branching tubules containing intraluminal papillae lined by flattened to cuboidal cells.
- Although they can occur in young patients, a retiform pattern has never been described in granulosa cell tumors.
- Note the superficial scale and tendency for the individual lesions to merge into a retiform pattern.
Late 17th century: from Latin rete 'net' + -iform.
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