Histology and pathology specifically related to domestic cats.
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AF1 01 Adrenal Gland
AF1 02 Artery & Vein, Small
AF1 03 Bladder
AF1 04 Cardiac Muscle
An involuntary, striated muscle that is found in the walls of the heart.
AF1 05 Cardio-Oesophageal Junction
The abrupt transition from esophageal mucosa to that of the cardiac portion of stomach, demarcated internally in the living by the z-line, and approximated externally by the cardiac notch.
AF1 06 Cerebellum
Involved in physical coordination, balance and posture.
AF1 07 Cerebral Cortex
Plays a key role in memory, attention, perception, cognition, awareness and thought.
AF1 08 Corneo-Sclerotic Junction
Junction between cornea and sclera.
AF1 09 Diaphragm, Striated Muscle
AF1 10 Duodenum
First section of small intestine.
AF1 11 Epididymis
A tube located at the back of the testicles that stores and carries sperm.
AF1 12 Fundic Gland
Found in the fundus and body of the stomach. They are simple, almost straight tubes, two or more of which open into a single duct. Oxyntic means acid-secreting and they secrete hydrochloric acid (HCl) and intrinsic factor.
AF1 13 Gall Bladder
AF1 14 Ganglion, Autonomic
A cluster of nerve cell bodies (a ganglion) in the autonomic nervous system.
AF1 15 Ganglion, Spinal
AF1 16 Head, Foetal
AF1 17 Ileum
Third portion of small intestine.
AF1 18 Intestine, Columnar Epithelium
These cells secrete mucus for lubrication.
AF1 19 Intestine, Involuntary Muscle
Muscles that relax and contract to move food down the intestine.
AF1 20 Jaw, Kitten
AF1 21 Jejunum
Second part of small intestine.
AF1 22 Kidney
AF1 23 Large Intestine
AF1 24 Lip, Tactile Papillae
Nerve endings in lips giving a sense of touch.
AF1 25 Liver
AF1 26 Liver and Bile Capillaries
AF1 27 Lung
AF1 28 Lung, Foetal
AF1 29 Lymph Gland
AF1 30 Lymph Gland, Reticular Cells
The reticular cell network distributes key molecules and provides a structure for immune cells to move around on. (During infections, the network can suffer damage.)
AF1 31 Mammary Gland, Active
AF1 32 Medulla Oblongata
Located in the brainstem; responsible for autonomic (involuntary) functions ranging from vomiting to sneezing.
AF1 33 Mesentery
A fold of the peritoneum which attaches the stomach, small intestine, pancreas, spleen, and other organs to the posterior wall of the abdomen.
AF1 34 Muscle, Skeletal
AF1 35 Nerve
AF1 36 Oesophagus / Esophagus
Also known as food pipe or gullet.
AF1 37 Olfactory Epithelium, Kitten
A specialised epithelial tissue inside the nasal cavity that is involved in smell.
AF1 38 Olfactory Mucosa
Located in the upper region of the nasal cavity and is made up of the olfactory epithelium and the underlying lamina propria, connective tissue containing fibroblasts, blood vessels, Bowman's glands and bundles of fine axons from the olfactory neurons.
AF1 39 Optic Nerve
AF1 40 Ovary
AF1 41 Pancreas
AF1 42 Pancreas, Kitten
AF1 43 Pancreas, Pacinian / Lamellar Corpuscle, Nerve Endings
Pancian corpuscle cells detect vibration and possibly very low frequency sounds.
AF1 44 Parathyroid
Four small glands in the neck that control the body's calcium levels.
AF1 45 Parotid Gland / Salivary Gland
AF1 46 Pars Optica Retinae
The posterior part of the retina with its specialised neurons (rods and cones, bipolar and ganglion cells) and supporting cells.
AF1 47 Pituitary
AF1 48 Prostate
AF1 49 Pyloro-Duodenal Junction
The opening from the stomach into the duodenum.
AF1 50 Pylorus
The furthest part of the stomach that connects to the duodenum.
AF1 51 Rectum, Unstriated Muscle
Muscles in the rectum that contract without conscious control.
AF1 52 Sciatic Nerve
Begins in the lower back and runs through the buttock and down the rear leg; provides the connection to the nervous system for nearly the whole of the skin of the leg, the muscles of the back of the thigh, and those of the leg and paw.
AF1 53 Small Intestine
AF1 54 Small Intestine, Kitten
AF1 55 Soft Palate
The fleshy, flexible part towards the back of the roof of the mouth.
AF1 56 Spinal Chord, Cervical
AF1 57 Spinal Chord, Lumbar
AF1 58 Spinal Chord, Sacral
AF1 59 Spinal Chord, Thoracic
AF1 60 Spinal Ganglion / Dorsal Root Ganglion / Posterior Root Ganglion
A cluster of nerve cell bodies in a dorsal root of a spinal nerve.
AF1 61 Spleen
AF1 62 Stomach
AF1 63 Stomach, Cardia
First part of the stomach.
AF1 64 Sublingual Gland
Major salivary glands.
AF1 65 Submaxillary Gland
A salivary gland inside the lower jaw on either side that produces most of the nocturnal saliva; discharges saliva into the mouth under the tongue.
AF1 66 Testis
AF1 67 Thymus, Kitten
AF1 68 Tongue
AF1 69 Tooth in Jaw
AF1 70 Tooth, Developing, Kitten
AF1 71 Trachea
AF1 72 Trachea & Thyroid
AF1 73 Trachea, Hyaline Cartilage
Hyaline cartilage provides support and flexibility.
AF1 74 Ureter
The duct by which urine passes from the kidney to the bladder.
AF1 75 Urethra and Penis
AF1 76 Uterus and Placenta
AF1 77 Vas Deferens
The duct which conveys sperm from the testicle to the urethra.
AF1 78 Vein, Large
AF1 79 Feline Gingivitis
Inflammation of the gums and tooth problems in cats. The most commonly known causes of feline gingivitis are feline immunodeficiency virus and feline leukemia.
AF1 80 Feline Infectious Enteritis / FIE
A disease caused by infection with feline parvovirus (FPV), also known as feline panleukopenia virus.
AF1 81 Feline Infectious Peritonitis
An uncommon, but usually fatal, aberrant immune response to infection with feline coronavirus.
AF1 82 Feline Influenza/ Upper Respiratory Infection
A very common disease that can vary considerably in severity, and on occasions can even be life-threatening.
AF1 83 Feline Leukemia
Symptoms include loss of appetite, poor coat condition, uneven pupils, infections of the skin, bladder, and respiratory tract, oral disease, seizures, swollen lymph nodes, skin lesions, fatigue, fever, weight loss, gingivitis, recurring bacterial and viral illnesses, anemia, diarrhea and jaundice. Can be transmitted from infected cats via saliva or nasal secretions.
AF1 84 Feline Nosode Combination
Feline Enteritis, Rhinotracheitis, Leukemia, Flu and Aids Nosodes
AF1 85 Feline Rhinotracheitis
Herpesvirus disease of cats, characterised by sneezing, inflammation of the nasal passages, fever, and eye infection; inflammation of the windpipe or trachea sometimes occurs.
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