Figure 3.2. Mesenchymal villi and villous sprouts in first-trimester placentas.

Figure 3.2

Mesenchymal villi and villous sprouts in first-trimester placentas. Open arrowhead: cytotrophoblasts; solid arrowhead: syncytiotrophoblasts; and arrow: villous sprouts; V: fetal vessel; and IVS: intervillous space, respectively. A: bar = 100 micron, and B: bar = 50 micron.

From: Chapter 3, Structure of the Placenta

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Vascular Biology of the Placenta.
Wang Y, Zhao S.
San Rafael (CA): Morgan & Claypool Life Sciences; 2010.
Copyright © 2010 by Morgan & Claypool Life Sciences.

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