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Basic Histology: A Color Atlas & Text by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e
DOI : 10.5005/jp/books/12791   ISBN:9789352501786

This book discusses some basic concepts of basic histologyin in simple language and presentation of material. The book covers various topics through simple illustrations in the form of line diagrams, flow charts, and several photographs of histological sections at various magnifications. The book also features the tables, charts, developmental aspect and mic... [More]

Basic Histology: A Color Atlas & Text
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Chapter-01 Introduction to Histology by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e

This chapter presents a brief introduction to histology and the use of histology in various medical processes. Histological concepts are used for understanding of normal structure and function, understanding of organization of different tissues, diagnosis of abnormal tissues in diseases for appropriate treatment, forensic autopsies, archeology, and developme... [More]

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Chapter-02 Microscopy by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e

This chapter discusses various aspects of microscopy, a principal technique used in histology. To properly understand the images produced by microscope one has to understand how they are produced. The input requirements of optical system of human eye determine the output requirements of lens systems of the microscope. Definitions of resolution, numerical ape... [More]

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Chapter-03 Preparation of Tissue for Microscopy by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e

This chapter discusses various aspects of preparation of tissue for microscopy in detail. The requirements of tissue preparation include method of study of tissues, collection of tissue, processing of tissue, paraffin embedding, and sectioning of tissue. Dehydration is required for embedding the tissue with paraffin wax as it is immiscible with water. The ti... [More]

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Chapter-04 Cell by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e

This chapter discusses various aspects of cell, the basic functional unit of structure. The cells are covered by cell membrane and contain cytoplasm and the cytoplasm contains organelles for performing various functions of a cell. Two different types of endoplasmic reticulum with difference in structure and function include smooth or agranular endoplasmic re... [More]

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Chapter-05 Tissues of the Body by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e

This chapter discusses various aspects of tissue, an ensemble of group of cells of similar origin to perform a specific function that is bound to one another by very small amounts of fibrous and amorphous substances. Epithelial tissue covers the surface of the body, lines the cavities of the body and forms glands. Its functions are protection, secretion, abs... [More]

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Chapter-06 Epithelial Tissue by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e

This chapter discusses various aspects of epithelial tissue, a tissue that consists of closely attached cells with very little intercellular substance between them. It covers the surfaces of the body and lines the cavities of the body. Lining epithelia is classified based on number of cell layers or thickness, on shape of cells in the surface layer according... [More]

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Chapter-07 Connective Tissue by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e

This chapter discusses various aspects of connective tissue, a basic tissue of mesodermal origin or a supporting tissue that contains blood vessels and lymph vessels. Connective tissue serves functions such as storage of energy, protection as capsules covering the glands, connection of epithelial tissue to muscle fiber, and support to epithelium. These can b... [More]

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Chapter-08 Muscular Tissue by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e

This chapter discusses various aspects of muscular tissue, capable of bringing about different types of movements of various parts of the body and changes in the size and shape of various internal organs. It can be classified into major and minor depending on whether it is arranged as a single cell functioning as a contractile unit or as group of cells funct... [More]

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Chapter-09 Nervous Tissue by Devi V Subhadra (2016) Edition : 1/e

This chapter discusses various aspects of nervous tissue, the most highly specialized system of the body that exhibits the properties of irritability and conductivity. It receives the information from external and internal environment and transmits to the central nervous system for processing and for making decision for appropriate action which is conveyed t... [More]