Histology Course S VII 3 Department of Pathology, University of Zurich histologycourse

S VII 3 Multiple alte Mikroinfarkte (Stadium III) im Grosshirn Luxol-HE  
  multiple old microinfarctions (stage III), cerebrum ICD-10: I63.0
 
 


78-year-old female with extensive arteriosclerosis of aorta and carotid artery (and vertebral artery). Ruptured atheroma with thrombotic deposition.

- Predominantly normal cerebral parenchyma. Clusters of cystic lesions. White matter (blue, mostly demyelinated)
- Signs of active resorption (macrophages) are difficult to recognise. Stage III.