Histology Course S VIII 1 Departement of Pathology, University of Zurich Histokurs

S VIII 1 renal infarction HE  
  ICD-10: N28.0

75-year-old male with atrial fibrillation. Death after myocardial infarction. Autopsy.

- Circumscribed necrotic area with haemorrhagic outer rim and ischaemic centre with Ia rim of neutrophilic granulocytes in between,
- The surrounding renal tissue is normal  with some  vascular scarring in keeping with age. The larger vessels show slight fibrosis / arteriosclerosis of the intima.