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Synonyms for epithelium

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

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HE stain of a section of the right ovarian papillary serous cystadenoma showing cuboidal epithelium (arrow head), papillary projections (long arrow) and connective tissue stroma (short arrow).
Prominent dilatation of non-proximal tubules with relative reactive thinning of the lining cuboidal epithelium.
The ovarian mass consisted of fibrovascular tissue, throughout which there were cords, islands, and solid sheets of cuboidal epithelium forming ductlike structures (Fig 6) that sometimes contained small intraluminal papillary growths.
Histopathologically, the cysts were lined by mucinous columnar and/or cuboidal epithelium with surrounding subepithelial ovarian-type stroma (Fig.
The ovary surface had a cover of simple cuboidal epithelium, which cells, in the presence of pre-ovulatory follicles, corpora lutea or hemorrhagic body, became pavimentous cells.
Why wouldn't you expect to see stratified squamous epithelium forming the small intestine, or simple cuboidal epithelium forming the external genitalia?
Histologically, the lesion has a fibromuscular wall that is lined by cuboidal epithelium, although, rarely, lesions may be lined with pseudostratified epithelium and cilia.
This region apparently covers the ventral surface of the pallial cavity, which possesses a simple squamous to cuboidal epithelium (Fig.
The bile ducts are usually found near the portal vein, and are lined by a simple cuboidal epithelium (Figure 1C).
Exposure to 10 mg/L ammonium perchlorate increased the normally cuboidal epithelium with epithelial cell heights of 4 [+ or -] 0.
Histologically,the ovarian surface was covered with simple cuboidal epithelium.
In classic cases of UIP, the cystic bronchioles should be lined by respiratory ciliated epithelium, but in a subset of cases, the cysts of diffusely fibrotic lungs are instead lined by cuboidal epithelium.
In their case on laparotomy an omental cyst lined by cuboidal epithelium was found.