Congenital Lesions of the Liver
The Digitized Atlas of Mouse Liver Lesions
|Hepatodiaphragmatic Nodule - Click on thumbnails to view larger images|
|These examples represent portions of the liver that protrude through the diaphragm.|
|Low magnification examples of hepatodiaphragmatic nodules in rats. These represent portions of the|
liver that extend into the thoracic cavity and are covered by a thin, fibrous portion of the diaphragm.
These are rare in mice and less nodular compared to rats.
|Low, medium and high magnification of a hepatodiaphragmatic nodule in a mouse. Note the|
characteristic elongated pattern of the nuclear chromatin in the nodule.
|Ectopic Normal Kidney Tissue of the Liver - Click on thumbnails to view larger images|