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Histology

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Epithelium
Cover surface, lines body organs & always in contact with lumen (air)
Apical Surface
Outer surface and contact with lumen (air)
Basal Surface
Where cell attaches to basement membrane
Basement Membrane
Structure where the cell attaches itself unto
How many individual epithelium cells
Seven
Simple Squamous
Single layer & flat
Stratified Squamous
Multiple layers & flat
Simple Cubiodal
Single layer & cube
Simple Columnar
Single layer & columns (nucleus lines up)
Stratified Columnar
Multiply layers & columns
Pseudostratified Columnar
Single layer & column cells
Transitional
Star shaped lumen
Goblet Cell
White circles filled with mucus
Cilia
Hair like projections (found in columnar only) located at the apical