The organ showed prominent structure, the centres of the acini being red, the periphery lighter in color.
The centres of the acini showed parenchymatous and fatty degeneration.
acini: granulations, like those on a blackberry: the terminal secreting tubes of glands.
The acini surrounded with a dense, cellular texture, paler than themselves; 2.
The glands of Lieberkhn elongate, the number of acini increases, and the contained cells multiply.
The acini are imbedded in a mass of adipose tissue which contains the vessels and nerves.
Those of the vena portæ spread around the acini, or granulations of the liver; and 4.
The cells on the periphery of the acini exhibited typical fatty infiltration.
The liver was softer than natural, and exhibited a notable yellowishness in the centre of the acini.
Edema occurs frequently, the fluid in the acini often containing red blood-cells.
acinus ac·i·nus (ās'ə-nəs)
n. pl. ac·i·ni (-nī')
Any of several minute grape-shaped secretory portions of an acinous gland.