Cite this page: Arora, K. Bloom syndrome. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/liverbloomsx.html. Accessed June 17th, 2018.
Definition / general
- Rare, autosomal recessive, with normally proportioned but markedly small body size, characteristic facies, photosensitive facial skin lesion, immunodeficiency, marked predisposition to variety of cancers (Wikipedia: Bloom Syndrome [Accessed 24 October 2017], OMIM: Bloom Syndrome [Accessed 24 October 2017])
- 37 year old man with pronounced sclerosing hyaline necrosis of liver with Mallory bodies (Arch Pathol Lab Med 1999;123:346)