Figure 5 : Histological sections of mouse spleen treated with Crataegus oxyacantha extract.

Caption: A-H. Hematoxylin and eosin (HE) stain. A-B. Control group, C-D. Group I (50 mg/kg), E-F. Group II (100 mg/kg), G-H. Group III (200 mg/kg). I-L. Bromophenol blue test for protein detection. I. Control group, J. Group I (50 mg/kg), K. Group II (100 mg/kg), L. Group III (200 mg/kg). M-P. PAS test for polysaccharide detection. M. Control group, N. Group I (50 mg/kg), O. Group II (100 mg/kg), P. Group III (200 mg/kg) (ca=central arteriole; n=splenic nodule, RP=red pulp; sc=splenic cords; vs=blood vessels; WP=white pulp, arrow=leucocytes). All sections had a thickness of 3 μm.

Maistro et al.Journal of Histology & Histopathology  2019 6:10DOI : 10.7243/2055-091X-6-10