Haemochromatosis: hepatic histology

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon
Pathology

Haemochromatosis histology

Grade 3 hepatocyte iron accumulation with an acinar distribution pattern consistent with homozygous genetic haemochromatosis (stained with Perl's prussian blue).  Please see case description page for licence and original file information.

Case Discussion

Description: Grade 3 hepatocyte iron accumulation with an acinar distribution pattern consistent with homozygous genetic haemochromatosis (stained with Perl's prussian blue).

Author: Mathew, J et al (biomed central dermatology)

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Case information

rID: 9636
Case created: 6th May 2010
Last edited: 25th Sep 2015
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