Table 3

Light microscopy findings in six of seven subjects with a hepatic iron concentration >180 μmol/g

AgeSexHepatic iron (μmol/g)Hepatic iron indexHepatocellular iron gradePortal macrophage ironKupffer cell ironHistology
Not knownM503>5.03 to 4ProminentProminentCirrhosis
55F2885.23 to 4ProminentProminentNormal
51M1903.73 to 4ProminentProminentNormal
84F2142.53 to 4ProminentProminentPortal fibrosis
56M1813.23 to 4ProminentProminentCirrhosis
55M1953.53 to 4ProminentProminentPortal fibrosis