Human Tissues: Light Micrographs

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Skin under a microscope

Skin section - Integumentary System - A light micrograph of a skin section.  Hair follicle shafts are bright orange-red.  Purplish sebaceous glands surround the hair folicle inside dense blue-green connective tissue covered by a purple epidermis along the top edge of the section.  Sweat glands are also present.  Original magnification on 35mm 10x
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