Histopathology and Cytology of
By Ivan Dinev, DVM, PhD
RUPTURE OF THE GASTROCNEMIUS TENDON IN BROILER PARENTS
Fig. 1. Haemorrhagies (arrow) between the tendon (a) and the tendon sheath (b), H/E, Bar = 50 µm.
Fig. 2. Resolving haematoma (a) and fibrous tissue growth (b), H/E, Bar = 35 µm.
Fig. 3. Macrophages (siderocytes) (arrow) among the neocollagenous connective tissue, H/E, Bar = 30 µm.
Fig. 4. The ends (a) of ruptured tendon, embraced by the newly grown connective tissue (b), H/E, Bar = 50 µm.
Fig. 5. Axial necrosis (а) of the gastrocnemius tendon; (b – intact tendinous tissue), H/E, Bar = 30 µm.