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hepatic lobules

Wednesday 28 May 2003

Elements

- hepatocytic plates

  • hepatocytes

- sinusoids

  • lumen
  • endothelial cells
  • Kuppfer cells
  • Disse spaces

- centrolobular veins

  • lumen
  • endothelial cells
  • pericentral space

Zones

- periportal zone
- milobular zone
- centrilobule (pericentral zone)

Anomalies (lobular lesions)

- lobular inflammation (type, distribution, extent)

  • lobular inflammatory aggregate
    • lobular polymorphonuclear aggregate

- lobular cholestasis
- lobular fibrosis (location, distribution)