Neuromuscular

Fukuyama Congenital Muscular Dystrophy

From: I Nishino


H&E stain

Muscle fiber size: Varied
Basophilic fibers: Scattered
Endomysial connective tissue: Increased

H&E stain

Muscle fiber size: Varied
  Scattered very small fibers
  Some small fibers are basophilic
Internal nuclei


Gomori trichrome stain

Muscle fiber size: Varied
Endomysial connective tissue: Increased

Acid phosphatase stain

Positive staining cells associated with necrotic fiber


NADH stain

Scattered small immature muscle fibers with
  coarse internal architecture

ATPase pH 11 stain

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6/3/2008