Research Article| Volume 5, ISSUE 2, P223-232, June 1985

Electron Microscopy of Body Fluids

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      Transmission electron microscopy anci scanning electron microscopy are complementary techniques; the former is useful for examining the fine internal structural detail of tissue and cell surfaces and the latter is useful for studying three-dimensional configurations. The methods and findings of transmission and scanning electron microscopic study of effusions are summarized, and their practical application in routine clinical work is assessed.
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