Basic Medical Histology

Basic Medical Histology : Biology of Cells, Tissues and Organs

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This text introduces students to histology. It provides a comprehensive treatment of the structure, organization and function of the basic tissue types of the body, as well as the organ systems which are organized from the basic tissues. The book presents a cell biological emphasis on the subject, while also bringing out the clinical correlations of histology in every chapter. Text material is frequently summarized in the charts, tables and diagrams that are distributed throughout the book. This book is intended for advanced undergraduate biology and medical school more

Product details

  • Hardback | 560 pages
  • 226.1 x 287.8 x 32.5mm | 2,289.17g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 218 halftones, 229 line drawings, 44 tables, bibliography
  • 0195095286
  • 9780195095289

Table of contents

1: Techniques for Study of Cells, Tissues, and Organs. 2: The Eukaryotic Cell: Cytoplasmic Organelles. 3: The Eukaryotic Cell: Nucleus. 4: Epithelium. 5: Connective Tissue: Cells, Fibers, and Jellies. 6: Connective Tissue: Cartilage. 7: Connective Tissue: Bone, Bone Formation. 8: Blood. 9: Hematopoietic Tissue: Myeloid Tissue. 10: Hematopoietic Connective Tissue: Immunity and Lymphatic Tissue. 11: Muscle Tissue. 12: Nervous Tissue. 13: The Eye. 14: The Ear. 15: The Vascular (Circulatory) System. 16: The Integument. 17: The Respiratory System. 18: The Digestive System: Oral Cavity, Tooth Development. 19: The Glands of Digestion. 20: The Endocrine System. 21: The Urinary (Excretory) System. 22: Female Reproductive System. 23: Male Reproductive Systemshow more