epithelium

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Related to ciliated epithelium: connective tissue, columnar epithelium, transitional epithelium, Areolar connective tissue
  • noun

Synonyms for epithelium

membranous tissue covering internal organs and other internal surfaces of the body

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Ciliated epithelium participates in the mucociliary clearance and expresses P -tubulin on the surface (Tompkins et al.
The epithelial lining of branchial cleft cysts varies, ranging from a combination of stratified squamous epithelium and columnar ductal epithelium to a pattern of columnar ciliated epithelium with goblet cells and no squamous epithelium.
The lumen of the 2 primary bronchi contained mixtures of red blood cells (RBCs), sloughed pseudostratified ciliated epithelium, variable numbers of goblet cells, dense eosinophilic material, and scattered bacteria.
Disturbances of the ciliated epithelium due to influenza virus.
2) HPV has a predilection for the junction between squamous and ciliated epithelium, with disease occurring most commonly on the true vocal folds.