Transmission electron microscopy and 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.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Clinics in Laboratory Medicine|
|State||Published - Jun 1985|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Biochemistry
- Biochemistry, medical