Globular hepatic amyloid: a diagnostic peculiarity that bears clinical significance.


Hepatic amyloid deposition in the form of globular inclusions is a rare occurrence. Only 24 such cases have been reported to date. Its clinical and pathological significance are undefined. Unawareness of such a pattern can cause diagnostic confusion. We herein describe a case of globular hepatic amyloid in a patient with a B-cell lymphoma and chronic… (More)