Small bowel (small intestine)
Inflammatory disorders

Topic Completed: 1 August 2012

Revised: 12 March 2019

Copyright: 2003-2019,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Malakoplakia small bowel

Hanni Gulwani, M.B.B.S.
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Cite this page: Gulwani H. Malakoplakia. website. Accessed November 11th, 2019.
Definition / general
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Histiocytes contain calcospherites (Michaelis-Gutmann bodies)
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Multiple von Hansemann
cells and Michaelis-
Gutmann bodies in
ileum (PAS stain)

bodies are calcium+
(von Kossa stain)

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