Alpha 1 Antitrypsin deficiency
Hepatitis C virus
Image shows:Centrilobular hemorrhagic necrosis (nutmeg liver). The cut liver section, in which major blood vessels are visible, is notable for a variegated mottled red appearance, representing hemorrhage in the centrilobular regions of the parenchyma.
- A nutmeg liver appearance is due to a perfusion abnormality of the liver usually as result of hepatic venous congestion.
- Conditions associated with hepatic venous congestion include:
- hepatic veno-occlusive disease
- Budd-Chiari syndrome
- congestive hepatopathy
- right heart failure
- constrictive pericarditis