Histopathology Report

• bronchial wall-epithelium, thickness of wall, goblet cell hyperplasia, malignancy.

• alveoli - count approximate number, type I or II pneumocyte proliferation, inflammation, macrophages in lumen, consolidation, exudate.

• nature of inflammatory cells if present.

• fibrosis if present: type - interstitial, intra-alveolar (BOOP), grade of fibrosis - mild, moderate, severe.

• other pathology - vascular, asbestos bodies, doubly refractile material, granulomas, lymphangitis carcinomatosa.

• if transplant, grade rejection according to the 1995 working formulation.

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