Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts - nontumor
Metabolic diseases

Author: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 27 October 2017, last major update April 2012

Copyright: (c) 2002-2017,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Mucopolysaccharidosis liver[TI]

Cite this page: Arora, K. Mucopolysaccharidosis. website. Accessed June 20th, 2018.
Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • No abnormalities
Positive stains
  • Colloidal iron stains mucosubstances in Kupffer cells and hepatocytes
Electron microscopy description
  • Lysosomes in all cells contain flocculent material