01 January 2015

Histopathology images of pulmonary vascular disease: Photomicrograph from the lung

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All credits to Vera Demarchi Aiello FPVRI, Mauro Canzian. Published in PVRI Review, Vol 1 Issue 2, April-June 2009, pp. 135-138

Photomicrograph from the lung from a patient who died of chronic heart failure. The alveoli are filled with hemosiderin-laden macrophages, and their septa are thickened. Hematoxylin-eosin stain, objective magnification 20.

 

Additional keywords: case report,CHF,hemosiderin,alveolar septal thickening,

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