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anatomy exam 2

simple cuboidal epithelium
consists of several layers of cube-shaped, elongated, and irregular cells
Pseudostratified columnar epithelium
Commonly possesses cilia that move dust and mucus out of the airways
Simple squamous
single layer of flattened cells
pseudostratified columnar
nuclei located at different levels within cells
simple squamous
forms walls of capillaries and air sacs of lungs
psuedostratified columnar
forms linings of trachea and bronchi
stratified squamous
younger cells cuboidal, older cells flattened
forms inner lining of urinary bladder
simple cuboidal
lines kidney tubules and ducts of salivary glands
simple columnar
forms lining of stomach and intestines
simple columnar
nuclei located near basement membrane
stratified squamous
forms lining of oral cavity, anal canal, and vagina