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Case 1, image 1: This individual died of mixed drug toxicity and had a past medical history significant for hepatitis C, intravenous drug abuse and alcoholism. Fibrous bands divide the liver parenchyma into nodules.

Case 1, image 2: Additionally, there is marked micro- and macrovesicular steatosis and periportal inflammation consisting predominantly of lymphocytes.

Case 2, image 1: This 21-year-old man died of acute mixed drug toxicity. The decedent’s chronic pancreatitis caused extensive pancreatic scarring which most likely led to a partial bile duct obstruction and subsequent ascending cholangitis and early (secondary) biliary cirrhosis.

Case 2, image 1: Prominent ductular proliferation.

Last updated: 2013-10-20
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