List of abbreviations
of micros-
specialist terms
explained in
English +

Every attempt was made to provide correct information and labelling, however any liability for eventual errors or incompleteness is rejected!

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Dr. med.
H. Jastrow

of use
Overview palatine tonsil (Tonsilla palatina):
Pages with explanations are linked to the text below the images if available! (Labelling is in German)
All preparations are from a human child
epithelium + lamina propria
human palatine tonsil
lamina propria hu-
man palatine tonsil
human mast cell or
basophilic granulocyte
detail thereof spine cell of stratum
spinosum (human)
epithelium with penetrating
lymphocyte (human)
more superficial
epithelial layers
detail from a lymph
follicle (human)

An English page with detailed information and many more images is available in the professional version of this atlas.

--> pharyngeal tonsil, thymus, lymph node
--> Electron microscopic atlas Overview
--> Homepage of the workshop

Images, page & copyright H. Jastrow. I am grateful to Dr. med R. Swetlitschkin (Alzey) for the specimen.