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Epithelium Tissues

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hannavolpe's version from 2016-10-05 16:42

Section 1

Question Answer
simple squamous epitheliumallows materials to pass by diffusion & filtration in sites were protection is important
simple cuboidal epitheliumsecretion & absorbtion
simple columnar epitheliumAbsorption, secretion of mucus, enzymes ect
Pseudostratified columnar epitheliumSecrete substances, particularly mucus
stratified squamous epithelium Protects underlying tissues in areas of abrasion
Transitional epitheliumstretches readily, permits stored urine to distend urinary organ.
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Section 2

Question Answer
simple squamous epitheliumair sacs of lungs
simple cuboidal epitheliumkidney tubuels, ovary
simple columnar epitheliumstomach to rectum
Pseudostratified columnar epitheliumupper respiratory, nose
stratified squamous epitheliummost linings of esophagus, mouth, vagina
transitional epitheliumlines uterus, bladder
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Section 3