3979 Images   :   Last Update: Saturday, April 12, 2014
Follow us:     
 
advertisement


Gaucher Disease

slide 3 of 6


Comments:
The most common type, Type I (non-neuronopathic form) results in accumulation of lipids in spleen and skeletal systems. Type II (Acute neuronopathic form) shows CNS involvement with early death. Type III has features intermediate between types I and II. The fibrillary appearance of the cytoplasm of Gaucher cells likened to crumpled tissue paper can be seen here.

slide 3 of 6