Case Report
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World J Gastroenterol. Aug 28, 2010; 16(32): 4107-4111
Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4107
Figure 1
Figure 1 Liver biopsy, low power magnification (100 ×). A: Hematoxylin and eosin stain showing a low power view of two cirrhotic nodule surrounded by fibrosis. The edges of the nodules and the fibrous septi contain intense chronic inflammatory infiltrate; B: Trichrome stain delineating fibrous septa that surround liver nodules in blue color.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Liver biopsy, high power magnification (hematoxylin and eosin stain, 600 ×). A: Marked portal inflammatory infiltrate composed of plasma cells and a few eosinophils; B: High power view of a cirrhotic nodule composed of markedly swollen hepatocytes, some with granular eosinophilic cytoplasm and intense inflammatory infiltrate at the interface between parenchyma and fibrosis.