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Pneumocystis pneumonia-he

Case name: Pneumocystis pneumonia

Case description: 34-year-old, homosexual AIDS patient. He was hospitalized because of recurrant pneumonias. 10 day after he featired clinical signs of sepsis and died . Pneumocystis pneumonia. The lung parenchyma showed scattered firm, gray-red patches reminiscent of a glandular pattern. The alveolar septa are infiltrated by lymphocytes and plasma cells. The interlobular septa are widened, and their edematous loose connective tissue shows severe chronic inflammatory infiltrate.

Case created date: 2006-06-03 18:32:36


Scan date: 2008-03-16 14:50:08

Organ: n/a

Staining: Hematoxylin-eosin

Type: 2D Slide

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