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Kupffer cells

Saturday 31 May 2003

Highly phagocytic cells of the mononuclear phagocyte family.

Anomalies

- erythrophagocytosis
- sickle red cells
- lipofuscin deposits
- hemosiderin deposits (hemosiderosis)
- bile deposits (bile-laden Kupffer cells)
- Kupffer cell hyperplasia
- enlargement (Kupffer cell hypertrophia)
- vacuolated Kuppfer cells

Videos

- Kupffer cells in the liver

See also

- Liver

  • hepatic lobules
  • hepatic sinusoids

Portfolio

  • Lipofuscin in Kuppfer cells
  • Lipofuscin in Kuppfer cells