Cholesterol clefts

Source 15 year female pony (UC Davis Clinic 830133, Pathol 84N2028)
Fixative formalin
Stain hematoxylin and eosin
Notes the cholesterol forms as spicules as a result of the bleeding and then is leached out by the solvents used in dehydration of the tissue
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