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histology
study of tissues, groups of cells that work together
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simple (one layer)
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stratified (stacked)
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squamous
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cuboidal
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columnar
epithelial tissue
covering
connective tissue
support
muscle tissue
shorten
nervous tissue
carry elec
epithelial tissue is also known as:
skin
epithlial tissue also covers:
organs, lines tubes
PAST
Protection/Absorb/Secrete/Transport
Stratified Squamous (Purpose)
Protects against friction
Stratified Squamous (location)
Skin, Esophagus
Transitional Epithelium (Purpose)
Allows stretching as it fills with fluid
Transitional Epithelium (Location)
Bladder, Kidneys
Simple Columnar Epithelium (Purpose)
Absorb, Secrete
Simple Columnar Epithelium (Location)
Stomach/Intestine
Simple Cuboidal Epithelium (Location)
Kidneys/Glands
Simple Squamous Epithelium (Purpose)
Allows things to pass through
Simple Squamous Epithelium (Location)
Lungs
Pseudostratified Ciliated Columnar Epithelium (Location)
Respiratory Passages
Pseudostratified Ciliated Columnar Epithelium (Function)
Secretes Mucus