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Histology and Cell Biology: An Introduction to Pathology

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Histology and Cell Biology: An Introduction to Pathology uses a wealth of vivid, full-color images to help you master histology and cell biology. Dr. Abraham L. Kierszenbaum presents an integrated approach that correlates normal histology with cellular and molecular biology, pathology, and clinical medicine throughout the text. A unique pictorial approach-through illustrative diagrams, photomicrographs, and pathology photographs-paired with bolded words, key clinical terms in red, and clinical boxes and "Essential Concepts" boxes that summarize important facts give you everything you need to prepare for your course exams as well as the USMLE Step 1.


Medical students in years 1 & 2 taking a Histology and/or Cell Biology course; students preparing for USMLE Step 1 exam. Secondary markets include Nursing, Vet and Allied Health students, premed and undergrad courses.

Paperback, 720 Pages

Published: March 2011

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-07842-9


  • Part I Basic Tissues and Integrated Cell Biology

    Chapter 1 Epithelium

    Chapter 2 Epithelial Glands

    Chapter 3 Cell Signaling

    Chapter 4 Connective Tissue

    Chapter 5 Osteogenesis

    Chapter 6 Blood and Hematopoiesis

    Chapter 7 Muscle Tissue

    Chapter 8 Nervous Tissue

    Chapter 9 Sensory Organs: Vision and Hearing

    Part II Organ Systems: Protection of the Body

    Chapter 10 Immune-Lymphatic System

    Chapter 11 Integumentary System

    Part III Organ Systems: Blood Circulatory Systems

    Chapter 12 Cardiovascular System

    Chapter 13 Respiratory System

    Chapter 14 Urinary System

    Part IV Organ Systems: The Alimentary System

    Chapter 15 Upper Digestive Segment

    Chapter 16 Lower Digestive Segment

    Chapter 17 Digestive Glands

    Part V Organ Systems: The Endocrine System

    Chapter 18 Neuroendocrine System

    Chapter 19 Endocrine System

    Part VI Organ Systems: Reproductive System

    Chapter 20 Spermatogenesis

    Chapter 21 Sperm Transport and Maturation

    Chapter 22 Follicle Development and the Menstrual Cycle

    Chapter 23 Fertilization, Placentation, and Lactation


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