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Introduction to histopathology
Introduction to histopathology

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Introduction to histopathology


Histopathology, the study of tissues affected by disease, can be very useful in making a diagnosis and in determining the severity and progression of a disease. Understanding the normal structure and function of different tissues is essential for interpreting the changes that occur during disease. This course introduces the basic principles that apply to the preparation of microscope sections. It also shows how to identify a number of human tissues and interpret the changes that occur in disease.

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