Duodenum amyloid deposition: histopathology

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

License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/

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rID: 36397
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
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