01 January 2015

Histopathology images of pulmonary vascular disease: Photomicrography of pre-acinar arteries in a case of PH associated with COPD

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All credits to Vera Demarchi Aiello FPVRI, Mauro Canzian. Published in PVRI Review, Vol 1 Issue 1, Jan-March 2009, pp. 34-39

Photomicrography of pre-acinar arteries in a case of pulmonary hypertension associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (explanted lung) showing fibrosis and expansion of the adventitial layer (asterisks). Hematoxylin-eosin stain, objective magnification 10x

 

Additional keywords: COPD,fibrosis,adventitia,pre-acinar,

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