Textbook of Oral Embryology and Histology

by B Sivapathasundharam

The Textbook of Oral Embryology and Histology, published in 2023, encompasses a comprehensive update, incorporating the latest discoveries in oral embryology and histology. This book consists of 22 chapters, which include overview of oral tissues, general embryology, development of face, palate and tongue, development of tooth, enamel, dentin, pulp, cementum, periodontal ligament, alveolar bone, tooth eruption, shedding, oral mucous membrane, salivary glands, temporomandibular joint, maxillary sinus, histochemistry of oral tissues, stem cells, and evolution of jaws and teeth. In this edition, the entire text is updated to include the recent findings in oral embryology and histology. Each chapter is complemented with a summary, titled "Points to Remember" along with MCQs. The text covers basics of general embryology, recent advances in oral and paraoral tissue development, and features descriptive photomicrographs, schematic diagrams, and flowcharts. A separate section for the histologic diagrams is added. Comparison tables, glossary and other ready reckoners presented in Appendix 1 is expanded. This book will cater to the needs of the undergraduate students of dentistry and will serve as a reference book for the postgraduate dental students and students of medicine.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Sivapathasundharam B Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital (A Constituent College of Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research), Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research, Faculty of Dentistry, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Priyadarshini Dental College and Hospital, Pandur, Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu, India
ISBN 9789354659324
Speciality Anatomy
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18856
Edition 2/e
Publishing Year 2023
Pages 407
Book Type Textbook


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