Autofluorescent particles of human uterine muscle cells.

  title={Autofluorescent particles of human uterine muscle cells.},
  author={Roger G. Gosden and Hal K. Hawkins and Christine Gosden},
  journal={The American journal of pathology},
  volume={91 1},
Smooth muscle tissue collected from the uterine fundus of 24 patients undergoing hysterectomy was examined for chromolipoid pigments by histochemical and electron microscopic techniques. Certain cytoplasmic particles were found, mainly in smooth muscle cells, which exhibited characteristic autofluorescence, sudanophilia, and acid phosphatase activity but… CONTINUE READING