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hepatocyte swelling

Wednesday 25 June 2003

Etiology

- improper fixation (formalin)
- drugs

  • adaptative swelling of endoplasmic reticulum

- hepatocytic balloning (cell damage)

  • lobular cholestasis with canalicular cholestasis
  • hepatitis
  • perivenular hepatocytic balloning
  • perfusion injury
  • hypoperfusion
  • centrilobular ischemia

See also

- Liver

  • hepatocytic lesions