Histology of the caprine hemal node.

  title={Histology of the caprine hemal node.},
  author={D N Ezeasor and Ameet Singh},
  journal={Acta anatomica},
  volume={133 1},
Caprine hemal nodes were studied by light microscopy after glutaraldehyde fixation and epoxy resin embedding. A node consisted of a capsule, subcapsular and other sinuses, cortex, medulla and hilus. Elements of circulating blood filled the interstices of the reticular meshwork and associated macrophages which traversed the lumina of subcapsular and medullary sinuses. The latter were rare in 1-month-old goats, progressively increased in number and size in 2- to 4-month-old goats and coalesced… CONTINUE READING