Circulatory System - Veins

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Title Circulatory System - Veins
Creator Gorski, Roger A.
Contributor Roger A. Gorski, PhD, PRofessor of Neurobiology, Director Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, Brain Research Institute, UCLA
Publisher The Regents of University of California
Subject Circulatory System; tunica adventitia
Description Walls of large veins have the same three tunics described for arteries, but the tunics are less distinct, and the elastic and muscular components are less developed. Note the lumen, tunica intima, tunica media, and tunica adventitia. The tunica adventitia is the thickest of the three coats, containing both collagen and elastic fibers. UCLA Histology Collection.
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Collection UCLA Histology
ARK ark:/87278/s6qg1srm
Setname ehsl_heal
Date Created 2012-10-05
Date Modified 2012-12-07
ID 870033
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