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Progression of liver pathology in patients undergoing the Fontan procedure: chronic passive congestion, cardiac cirrhosis, hepatic adenoma, and hepatocellular carcinoma.
The vessels showed acid-fast bacilli inside swollen endothelial cells, thrombosis, passive congestion and ectasia.
6,14) Because PCH has been seen in association with left-sided heart failure and localized venous obstruction, it has been postulated that chronic passive congestion can lead to capillary proliferation.

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