Key Features

  • Over 200 concise, beautifully illustrated cards highlighting salient microscopic features of cells, tissues, and organs of the body.
  • At-a-glance organization to help you recognize and interpret microscopic sections quickly.
  • Detailed coverage of basic biological and histological principles.
  • Reinforce knowledge of clinical relevance of histological structure and function.
  • The perfect companion to the Netter's Essential Histology text, from the same trusted authors.
  • Completely cross-referenced to the Netter's Essential Histology text, for even more crucial information.

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:
235
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781416046295
Electronic ISBN:
9781437700145

About the editors

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