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Rapid giant paper sections of lungs
  1. W. F. Whimster
  1. Department of Pathology, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica


    A detailed account is given of a method of preparing giant paper sections of lung for the day following necropsy or, better and more easily, for the subsequent day. This method represents minor modifications to the highly successful Gough-Wentworth technique by challenging the need for lengthy fixation and embedding procedures, but producing results which are thought to be comparable.

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