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CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
LevelItem
Ref NoUNIVERSITY 1437/2/3/70
TitleSlide showing diagram of 'Mesial sagittal section through pituitary of a 5th month human foetus.'
DateLate 19th to early 20th century
Extent1 slide
DescriptionSlide shows diagram of 'Mesial sagittal section through pituitary of a 5th month human foetus.'
Handwritten white label on top of slide reads 'Pituitary development 2'.
Diagram is labelled 'a' to 'h', explanation is given in the key:
'Fig. 88. - Mesial sagittal section through pituitary of a 5th month human foetus. (Herring.) a, chiasma; b, pars tuberalis (tongue-like process of Herring); c, infundibular extension of the thrird ventricle; d, pars anterior; e, neck connecting base of brain at infundibulum with pars nervosa; f, extension of epithelium tuberalis of pars over neck; g, intraglandular cleft; h, pars nervosa, separated from cleft by pars intermedia.'
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