necrosis

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Related to bridging necrosis: Mallory bodies, Councilman bodies
  • noun

Synonyms for necrosis

the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)

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The hepatic lesions with bridging necrosis were also compatible with laboratory findings and clinical course.
Severe destruction of liver cells with bridging necrosis was noted in all cases.
The cirrhotic livers having low grades of the repair features were those livers with significant activity, as repair was obscured by active inflammation or bridging necrosis.
In viral and autoimmune hepatitis, the collapse is recognized as bridging necrosis.
In both groups, bridging necrosis was not seen up to the 6-month post-OLTx follow-up period.