Electron microscopic study of liver tissue from 30 thalassemic patients.

@article{Thakerngpol1988ElectronMS,
  title={Electron microscopic study of liver tissue from 30 thalassemic patients.},
  author={Kleophant Thakerngpol and D Sonakul and S Fucharoen and Pleumjit Boonyaphiphat and V. Vathanopas and Somphong Sahaphong and Tinrat Stitnimankarn},
  journal={Birth defects original article series},
  year={1988},
  volume={23 5B},
  pages={199-206}
}
Electron microscopic study of liver tissue from 30 thal patients in advanced stages has been described. In all cases, regardless of the type of hemoglobin, electron microscopic observations gave identical results. Significant findings are ferroacidophilic bodies, ferroacidophilic degeneration of hepatocytes, interhepatocyte collagen, hemosiderin and… CONTINUE READING