Histology Photomicrographs

Human Anatomy and Physiology (BIOL& 241L-242L)
Karen Hart, Peninsula College

Ovary

Slide: Ovary

Microscope at 40X

Primordial follicles

pf = primordial follicle

po = primary oocyte

gc = granulosa cell

Slide: Ovary

Microscope at 400X

A follicle that has started to grow

gc = granulosa cells

thc = thecal cells

zp = zona pellucida

Slide:Ovary

Microscope at 400X

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