Cite this page: Arora K. Microsporidia. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/livermicrosporidia.html. Accessed February 18th, 2019.
- 33 year old Italian woman with AIDS (Mod Pathol 2002;15:577)
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Large necrotic lesions with rings of macrophages, fibrosis and occasional lymphocytes and granulocytes
- 2 micron oval, pink, slightly refractile bodies present in necrotic areas and surrounding cells
- Focally associated with granulomatous reactions, occasionally found in hepatic sinusoidal cells