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Hepatic granulomas 

Hepatic granulomas
Hepatic granulomas

C.W.N. Spearman

, M.W. Sonderup

, and S.J. Saunders

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Pathogenesis—enhanced discussion of immunological mechanisms involved in the formation of granulomas.

Aetiology—further description of the histomorphology, providing clues to aetiology; expanded list of infectious, systemic, drug, and chemical causes.

Clinical presentation—further explanation of the pathogenesis of systemic symptoms.

Investigation and management—expanded discussion.

A 35 yr old woman from Southern Africa presenting with abnormal liver blood tests.

Updated on 26 November 2011. The previous version of this content can be found here.
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