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Two sections of a liver can be seen. Both sections contain a dark purplish area and a brownish area.
Diagnosis: Cavernous haemangioma of the liver
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The brownish parts show the normal liver parenchyme.
The dark purplish parts show the haemangioma. It’s purplish because it contains blood.
See the histology slide for more theory.