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Table 3 Histopathology of endocrine glands

From: Histopathological profile of fatal snake bite autopsy cases in a tertiary care center in South India

S.No Histopathological profile Pituitary (%) Thyroid (%) Pancreas (%) Adrenals (%)
1. Normal 07 (18.4) 23 (60.5) 30 (78.9) 18 (47.4)
2. Congestion of interstitium 09 (23.7) 05 (13.2) - 12 (31.6)
3. Hemorrhagic infarction 20 (52.6) - 01 (2.6) 07 (18.4)
4. Autolysis 02 (5.3) - 05 (13.2) 01 (2.6)
5. Inflammatory cell infiltration - 10 (26.3) 02 (5.3) -