Histology Course S VII 13 Department of Pathology, University of Zurich histologycourse

S VII 13 Zerebrale Aspergillose Grocott  
  cerebral aspergillosis ICD-10: B44.9

50-year-old female with fulminant liver failure. Emergency transplantation with histoincompatible liver. Transplant rejection despite immunosuppression and repeat transplantation 3 months later. Postoperative liver failure as well as cerebral aspergillus abscesses.

- evidence of fungal hyphae in brain, some of which perivascular. Several recent, partly haemorrhagic infarctions may also be seen.