Pretransplant Donor Biopsies

Pretransplant Donor Bx
Figure 5. This trichrome stain also nicely demonstrates how the large extracellular fat globules plug the sinusoids and disrupt sinusoidal blood flow. This is typically associated with fibrinolysis and a bleeding diathesis, that makes it difficult to achieve hemostasis during operative closure.

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