Contributions of light and transmission electron microscopy to the study of the human fat-storing cell.

@article{Hautekeete1993ContributionsOL,
  title={Contributions of light and transmission electron microscopy to the study of the human fat-storing cell.},
  author={Marc L. Hautekeete and Anja Geerts and Caroline M. Seynaeve and J M Lazou and Gunter Kloeppel and Eddie Wisse},
  journal={European journal of morphology},
  year={1993},
  volume={31 1-2},
  pages={72-6}
}
We examined the human fat-storing cell (Ito cell, lipocyte) in normal and pathologic liver biopsies using toluidine blue staining and transmission electron microscopy. We studied 5 normal patients, 6 non-alcoholic patients with liver steatosis, 8 patients with early alcoholic liver damage, 4 patients with extrahepatic cholestasis, 10 patients with chronic… CONTINUE READING