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Date Updated: October 18, 2017

Basic Science: Histology

The Basic Science Histology content outline includes:

Outline
Systems
General Principles of Foundational Science
30%–35%
  Biochemistry and molecular biology
  Biology of cells (excludes signal transduction)
  Apoptosis
  Cell cycle and cell cycle regulation
  Mechanisms of dysregulation
  Cell/tissue structure, regulation, and function
  Biology of tissue response to disease
  Pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic processes
Immune System
1%–5%
Blood & Lymphoreticular System
1%–5%
Nervous System & Special Senses
5%–10%
Skin & Subcutaneous Tissue
1%–5%
Musculoskeletal System
1%–5%
Cardiovascular System
1%–5%
Respiratory System
1%–5%
Gastrointestinal System
5%–10%
Renal & Urinary System
5%–10%
Pregnancy, Childbirth, & the Puerperium
1%–5%
Female Reproductive System & Breast
1%–5%
Male Reproductive System
1%–5%
Endocrine System
5%–10%
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