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Histology and Embryology for Dentistry

Education of students of dentistry in our Department covers 85 hours of instruction divided into:

  • lectures: 10 hours
  • seminars: 25 hours
  • practical classes: 50 hours

Recomended textbooks:

  1. Gartner L. P., “Textbook of Histology”, Saunders Elsevier, last ed.
  2. Sadler T. W. “Medical embryology”, last ed.
  3. Daniel J. Chiego, Jr.: Essentials of Oral Histology and Embryology: A Clinical Approach, Elsevier 4th edition, 2013

Recomended additional reading:

  1. Antonio Nanci: Ten Cate’s Oral Histology, Development, Structure, and Function, Elsevier  8th edition, 2012
  2. Berkovitz B. K. B., Holland G. R., Moxham B. J.: Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, Mosby Elsevier, 4ed, 2009
  3. Lowe J. S.,  Anderson P. G.: Stevens & Lowe's Human Histology, Mosby Elsevier, 4ed, 2014


Announcements 2016/2017


We would like to remind students that the final deadline for returning histological slide sets is June 26, 2017, until 12:00.

Groups that do not return slide sets in time will not be allowed to take the practical examination.


Chair and Department of Histology and Embryology informs that according to the Regulations of Written Exams of WUM (art. 16) students may raise reservations to examination questions, directly after the end of the exam, not later than after leaving the examination hall.

 Reservations in written form should be handed to the members of examination commission.


Students have only 3 days after the publication of results to check their question and answer card. Only students who missed 2 points are allowed to check their question and answer card.


Attention for Students ED,

 Students borrowing slides as a set for either intermediate examination or final examination have to pay a deposit in amount 6 PLN/slide. For borrowing a microscope the student has to pay a deposit in amount of 150 PLN. If the slides or microscope are lost or damaged, the student will be debited with an appropriate amount. Each group has the right to borrow 1 set of slides and 1 microscope

Microscopes and slides are available in the room # 4 of the Department Histology and Embryology  9:00 am – 13:30 pm (working days only).

For 5-yers program:

          I semester – 39 pieces x 6 pln = 234 PLN (+ 150 = 384 PLN)

         II semester – 40 pieces x 6 = 240 PLN (+ 150 = 390 PLN)

Final examination – 56 pieces x 6 = 336 PLN (+ 150 = 486 PLN)

150 pln = MICROSCOPE