The Anatomy of the Laboratory Mouse
Margaret J. Cook
Neck dissected to display the salivary glands.
Ventral aspect of thyroid.
Ventral aspect of female showing position of nipples.
Skin deflected to display mammary tissue in lactating female.
Skin deflected leaving mammary tissue in situ. Lactating female.
Thoracic viscera in situ.
Thoracic viscera displayed.
Trachea and lungs removed from thorax.
Abdominal viscera in situ.
Abdominal viscera displayed. Male.
Abdominal viscera displayed. Female.
Alimentary canal removed and displayed. Oesophagus, 4 cm; duodenum, jejunum and ileum, 35 cm;
colon and rectum, 14 cm.
Stomach and liver.
Regions of the stomach. Ventral aspect.
Alimentary canal removed to display lobes of the liver.
Gall bladder and bile-duct.
Male urogenital system in situ.
Male urogenital system. Skin removed to show testes in scrotal sacs.
Male urogenital system.
Male reproductive organs.
Bladder and prostate.
Female urogenital system.
Right ovary and Fallopian tube.
Lower part of female urogenital tract with external genitalia in situ.
Lower part of female urogenital tract.
Pregnant female with uterus in situ.
Pregnant female with uterus displayed.
Uterus of full-term female. Right horn dissected to show foetuses.