Figure 7: Light photomicrography of Kidney of rat after eight weeks of exposure
to Cd Cl2, showing a vascular glomeruli (G) are enlarged, tightly filling the
glomerular capsular space (CP),with flat epithelium lining the Bowman’s
capsule (BC) Some cells of the proximal (X) and distal (D) convoluted tubular
epithelium show features of oedema. Capillaries are filled with blood cells;
some tubules contain single desquamated cells (black lines). H&E, x400.