Epithelium

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    Simple squamous epithelium

    • Location:
    • Serous membranes (peritoneum, pericardium, and pleura)
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    Simple cuboidal epithelium

    • Location:
    • Thyroid gland, kidney tubules, ducts and secretory portions of small glands, ovary surface
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    Simple cuboidal epithelium

    • Location:
    • Endocrine gland (thyroid gland)
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    Simple cuboidal epithelium

    • Location:
    • Pancreas
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    Simple columnar epithelium

    • Location:
    • Nonciliated type lines, most of the digestive tract (esophagus to anal canal), gallbladder, and excretory ducts of some glands, ciliated variety lines small bronchi, uterine tubes, and the uterus.
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    Simple columnar epithelium

    • Location:
    • Digestive tract (duodenum)
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    Nonciliated simple columnar epithelium

    • Location:
    • Small intestine (jejunum)
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    Ciliated simple columnar epithelium

    • Location:
    • Uterine tube
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    Pseudostratified columnar epithelium

    • Location:
    • Nonciliated type in male's sperm - carrying ducts and ducts of large glands, ciliated variety lines the trachea, most of the upper respiratory tract.
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    Pseudostratified columnar epithelium

    • Location:
    • Trachea
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    Stratified squamous epithelium

    • Location:
    • Nonkeratinized type forms the moist linings of the esophagus, mouth, and vagina; keratinized variety forms the epidermis of the skin, a dry membrane.
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    Stratified (nonkeratinized) squamous epithelium

    • Location:
    • Vagina
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    Stratified (keratinized) squamous epithelium

    • Location:
    • Skin
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    Transitional epithelium

    • Location:
    • Lines the ureters, bladder, and part of the urethra.
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    Transitional epithelium

    • Location:
    • Urinary bladder
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Epithelium
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2010-10-24 23:03:56
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ZOO 3733 Test 3
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