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Section of the hypertrophied spleen from Gaucher’s case (1882)

Drawing by Gaucher for his thesis. "We see in a, in one of the compartments, a bloody effusion. The section is limited on the right by the thickened outer fibrous envelope. In the large fibrous spans, we see sclerotic vessels." (Magnification x60). (Source: Gaucher E. De l'epithélioma primitif de la rate: hypertrophie idiopathique de la rate sans leucémie. Paris: Octave Doin, 1882.)