LIVER - Cirrhosis & secondary tumour (malignant histiocytoma)

This specimen shows the liver in the region of the porta hepatis; the liver shows a micronodular cirrhosis with the addition of multiple nodules of tumour some of which are partly necrotic. A portion of the gallbladder can be seen in the lower part of the specimen; the gallbladder wall is partly infiltrated by tumour. See also heart - A.124.