stereology

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ster·e·ol·o·gy

(ster'ē-ol'ŏ-jē),
A study of the three-dimensional aspects of a cell or microscopic structure.
[stereo- + G. logos, study]

stereology

(stĕr″ē-ŏl′ō-jē) [Gr. stereos, solid, + logos, word, reason]
The study of three-dimensional aspects of objects.
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The stereological classification was performed using the Weibel graticule, and the image was superimposed onto the histology slides.
In this work, we use a stereological analysis, the Saltykov method, to reconstruct the three-dimensional bubble size distribution from the two-dimensional pore size distribution 1191.
The strain of probes on their sections was obtained by stereological measured by measurement of degree grain boundaries deformation--degree of grain boundaries orientation (Saltykov, 1970).
Volumetric evaluation of the paranasal sinuses in normal subjects using computer tomography images: A stereological study.
Using stereological methods, we found that cerebral cortex, striatum and thalamus showed 21%, 28%, and 31% decrease, respectively, in volume in R6/2 mice.
a quantitative stereological study of synaptic plasticity in female rat cerebellum.
Stereological study of the effects of nandrolone decanoate on the rat prostate.
Stereological procedure: For cell counting by the physical fractioning method (15-17), a pilot study was performed first.
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Effect of prenatal exposure to mobile phone on pyramidal cell numbers in the mouse hippocampus: a stereological study.