Three-Dimensional Aspects of Villous Maldevelopment

  • Kurt Benirschke
  • Peter Kaufmann

Abstract

Placental histopathology is based on the light microscopy of paraffin sections. Thus the normal and pathological features of the placenta are usually described in terms of the two dimensions apparent by light microscopy.

Keywords

Tangential Section Term Placenta Sinusoidal Dilatation Villous Tree Terminal Villus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kurt Benirschke
    • 1
  • Peter Kaufmann
    • 2
  1. 1.University Medical CenterUniversity of California, San DiegoSan DiegoUSA
  2. 2.Institut für Anatomie der Medizinischen FakultätRheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule AachenAachenGermany

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