Asbestos bodies (histology)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Asbestos bodies

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Case Discussion

Lung asbestos bodies after chemical digestion of lung tissue.

Author: Ospedale S. Polo - Monfalcone

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Case information

rID: 8736
Published: 26th Feb 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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