Key Features

  • Gain a rich understanding of this vital subject through the succinct explanatory histology text.
  • Learn to recognize both normal and diseased structures at the microscopic level with the aid of succinct explanatory text as well as numerous clinical boxes.
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Table of Contents

Section 1: CELL AND TISSUES

1. The Cell

2. Epithelium and Exocrine Glands

3. Connective Tissue

4. Muscle Tissue

5. Nervous Tissue

6. Cartilage and Bone

7. Blood and Bone Marrow

Section 2: SYSTEMS

8. Cardiovascular System

9. Lymphoid System

10. Endocrine System

11. Integumentary System

12. Upper Digestive System

13. Lower Digestive System

14. Liver, Gallbladder, and Exocrine Pancreas

15. Respiratory System

16. Urinary System

17. Male Reproductive System

18. Female Reproductive System

19. Eye and Adnexa

20. Special Senses

Details

No. of pages:
536
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455703074
eBook ISBN:
9780323286350
eBook ISBN:
9780323286367
eBook ISBN:
9780323240574
Print ISBN:
9781455706310

About the authors

William Ovalle

Affiliations and Expertise

University of British Columbia, Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Patrick Nahirney

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Anatomy and Histology, Division of Medical Sciences, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada