Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts-nontumor
Reviewers: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 30 April 2012, last major update April 2012
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● Metabolic disorders caused by the absence or malfunctioning of lysosomal enzymes needed to break down glycosaminoglycans; 7 types including Hunter and Hurler's diseases (Wikipedia)
● No abnormalities
● Colloidal iron stains mucosubstances in Kupffer cells and hepatocytes
Electron microscopy description
● Lysosomes in all cells contain flocculent material
End of Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts-nontumor > Metabolic diseases > Mucopolysaccharidosis
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