Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts - nontumor
Metabolic diseases
Mucopolysaccharidosis

Author: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 27 October 2017, last major update April 2012

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PubMed Search: Mucopolysaccharidosis liver[TI]

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Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • No abnormalities
Positive stains
  • Colloidal iron stains mucosubstances in Kupffer cells and hepatocytes
Electron microscopy description
  • Lysosomes in all cells contain flocculent material