Duodenum amyloid deposition (histology)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Duodenum with amyloid deposition in lamina propria. Amyloid etiology unknown. Amyloid shows up as homogeneous pink material in lamina propria and around blood vessels 20X.

Image courtesy of Michael Feldman, MD, PhD

Email: feldmanm@mail.med.upenn.edu

Organization: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Original file: http://www.healcentral.org/healapp/showMetadata?metadataId=38715

Modifications: slight crop

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rID: 36397
Published: 10th May 2015
Last edited: 26th Apr 2018
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