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Human Female Fetus - Heart (10 week)

Large image version of plane D, close to midline (Stain - Haematoxylin Eosin) 0.7 mm scale bar

Heart Development

Ventricle, atrium and outflow tract are shown. Note the surrounding pericardial cavity.

Respiratory Development

The trachea lies behind the heart and cartilage rings in wall can be seen.

Gastrointestinal Development

The oesophagus lies behind the trachea. Note the well differentiated epithelium and the underlying layers.

Related Images

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Fetus (week 10) Planes A (most lateral), B (lateral), C (medial) and D (midline) from lateral towards the midline.

Image Source: UNSW Embryology, no reproduction without permission.

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current16:39, 17 June 2012Thumbnail for version as of 16:39, 17 June 20121,600 × 1,200 (612 KB)Z8600021 (talk | contribs)==Human Female Fetus Heart (10 week)== Large image version of plane D, close to midline (H&E stain). 0.7 mm scale bar Note: heart, pericardial cavity {{10wkFetus}}