Illustration of septal cirrhosis of the liver

Illustration of septal cirrhosis of the liver

M130/0120 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.3MB

Downloadable file size: 2.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Illustration of septal cirrhosis of the liver. Cirrhosis is a liver disease resulting in chronic damage to liver cells. Internal scarring divides the normal structure of the liver into nodules (in background diagram). Septa of fibrous scar tissue create islands of cells. Enlarged area shows heavy fat deposits (yellow) within these liver nodules. Because these nodules are inadequately supplied with blood, liver function is gradually impaired and toxic substances in the blood are no longer effectively removed. Heavy alcohol consumption is the most common cause of cirrhosis; a reduction in alcohol consumption can substantially improve the symptoms. Hepatitis can also lead to cirrhosis.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: alcohol, art, artwork, cirrhosis, condition, disease, disorder, healthcare, liver, liver cirrhosis, medical, medicine, septal cirrhosis

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.