Hepatitis

Hepatitis
Figure 5. The histopathological changes associated with chronic viral type B hepatitis in an allograft are very similar to those seen in non-allografted livers. There is portal mononuclear inflammation that can spillover into the edge of the lobule. This is usually associated with periportal hepatocyte necrosis and a ductular reaction, which altogether, can be referred to as interface activity .


Please mail comments, corrections or suggestions to the TPIS administration at the UPMC.

Last Modified: Thu Jun 18 10:14:08 EDT 2009