ISBN 9788184735086,Histology: A Text and Atlas

Histology: A Text and Atlas



PeePee Publishers and Distributors Pvt

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788184735086

ISBN-10 8184735081


Number of Pages 390 Pages
Language (English)


This book presents histology in an interesting and lucid manner making it easy to understand and retain concepts. Salient Features Crisp, bulleted text for quick and easy understanding Well-labelled, hand-drawn coloured diagrams of histological slides to enable identification and reproduction in the practicals Important diagrams additionally supported by relevant slides Line diagrams and three-dimensional illustrations with detailed labelling to further support understanding and retention Coloured photomicrographs (PMGs) covering most organs Similar looking slides have been compared and their differentiating points enumerated Clinical correlates throughout the book to build on the importance of histology in the identification, diagnosis and pathogenesis of diseases Key points at the end of each chapter to assist a quick revision of the topics Table Of Contents Tissue Preparation for Histological Study Steps of Tissue Preparation Stains Special Histological Techniques Light Microscope Getting Oriented to the Sectional Planes Interpreting Histological Slides The Cell Types of Cells Plasma Membrane Cytoplasm Nucleus Cell Cycle Epithelia and Glands Structural Organisation of the Human Body Epithelial Tissue Glands Connective Tissue Extracellular Matrix Cells of the Connective Tissue Types of Connective Tissue Basement Membrane Cartilage Perichondrium Components of Cartilage Types of Cartilage Hyaline Cartilage Elastic Cartilage Fibrocartilage Bone Components of the Bone Coverings of the Bone Classification of Bone Long Bone Woven (Immature) Bone Lamellar (Mature) Bone Ossification Bone Growth Blood Supply of a Long Bone Nervous Tissue Neurons Glial Cells Types of Nerve Fibres Membrane Potential and Impulse Conduction Synapse Classification of Nervous Tissue Peripheral Nerves Ganglia Response of Nerve Tissue to Injury Muscle Tissue Skeletal Muscle Cardiac Muscle Smooth Muscle Other Contractile Cells Circulatory System Components of the Circulatory System Blood Vessels Arteries Capillaries Veins Arteriovenous Anastomosis Lymphatic Vascular System Lymphoid (Immune) System Immunity Lymphoid System Thymus Lymph Node Spleen Palatine Tonsil Oral Cavity Oral Mucosa Lips Tooth Tongue Gastrointestinal Tract General Microscopic Features of GIT Oesophagus Stomach Small Intestine Large Intestine Accessory Glands of the Gastrointestinal Tract Salivary Glands Liver Pancreas Gallbladder Respiratory System Respiratory Tract Pleura Urinary System Kidneys Ureter Urinary Bladder Urethra Male Reproductive System Testis Epididymis Vas Deferens Prostate Seminal Vesicle Bulbourethral Glands Penis Female Reproductive System Ovaries Fallopian Tube Uterus Cervix Vagina Mammary Gland Placenta and Umbilical Cord Placenta Umbilical Cord The Endocrine Glands Pituitary Gland Thyroid Gland Parathyroid Glands Adrenal Glands Central Nervous System Spinal Cord Cerebellum Cerebrum Meninges Skin Epidermis Dermis Skin Appendages Sense Organs Eye Structures Associated with Eyes Ear Cutaneous Receptors