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Histology vs. Cytology

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Main Difference

The main difference between Histology and Cytology is that the Histology is a study of the microscopic anatomy of cells and tissues of plants and animals and Cytology is a branch of life science that deals with the study of cells in terms of structure, function and chemistry.

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  • Histology (noun)

    The study of the microscopic structure, chemical composition and function of the tissue or tissue systems of plants and animals.

  • Cytology (noun)

    The study of cells.

  • Cytology (noun)

    Cytopathology.

Wiktionary
  • Histology (noun)

    the study of the microscopic structure of tissues.

  • Cytology (noun)

    the branches of biology and medicine concerned with the structure and function of plant and animal cells.

Oxford Dictionary
Webster Dictionary
  • Histology (noun)

    the branch of biology that studies the microscopic structure of animal or plant tissues

  • Cytology (noun)

    the branch of biology that studies the structure and function of cells

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