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Author: Paul Kwan, Ph.D.
Medulla of canine thymus with thymic corpuscles
Description:Organ: Thymus, Tissue: Medulla, Species: Dog. Comments: In the medulla of the thymus the cells are further apart and the epithelial reticular cells are more obvious. Thus the region stains lighter. Note the thymic (Hassall's) corpuscle. PK2966-15. H&E Thymus medulla, Immune System, Dog.