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Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts-nontumor

Hepatitis

Prolonged resolving acute hepatitis


Reviewers: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 30 April 2012, last major update April 2012
Copyright: (c) 2004-2012, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

Micro description
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● Focal microgranulomas prominent within sinusoids near central veins and scattered within hepatic parenchyma
● Kupffer cells may contain PAS+ iron or lipochrome
● Residual centrilobular necrosis and inflammation
● Minimal portal tract inflammation and fibrosis

Differential diagnosis
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● Mild chronic hepatitis (Table)

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