Key Features

  • Volume in Illustrated Colour Text series.
  • Same first author as Embryology volume.
  • Clinically relevant overview ideal for medical and other health science students.
  • Extensively illustrated with both colour photomicrographs and line drawings.

Table of Contents

Introduction to histology. The cell. Primary tissues 1: epithelial tissue. Primary tissues 2: connective tissue. Primary tissues 3: muscle tissue. Primary tissues 4: nerve tissue. The skin. The blood and immune system. Bone and cartilage. The circulatory system. The respiratory system. The digestive system. The urinary system. The endocrine system. The male reproductive system. The female reproductive system.


Churchill Livingstone
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About the authors

Barry Mitchell

Affiliations and Expertise

Dean, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK

Sandra Peel

Affiliations and Expertise

Visiting Reader, Centre for Learning Anatomical Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK