Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
stratified squamous epithelium: consists of squamous (flattened) epithelial cells arranged in layers upon a basal membrane; ex: skin; simple epithelium would only be one cell thick

stratified squamous epithelium: consists of squamous (flattened) epithelial cells arranged in layers upon a basal membrane; ex: skin; simple epithelium would only be one cell thick

pin 2
Stratified Squamous Epithelium from the lining of the Esophagus

Stratified Squamous Epithelium from the lining of the Esophagus

Stratified Squamous Epithelium: Rounder Basal Cells, Flatter Cells Approaching the Apical Surface

Stratified Squamous Epithelium: Rounder Basal Cells, Flatter Cells Approaching the Apical Surface

pin 4
Histology of the Human Lip at 40x magnification integumentary system, thin skin, epidermis, keratinized stratified squamous epithelium

Histology of the Human Lip at 40x magnification integumentary system, thin skin, epidermis, keratinized stratified squamous epithelium

pin 1
Skin Slide: Keratinized Stratified Squamous Epithelium, Areolar Connective Tissue, Dense Irregular Connective Tissue, Adipose, Smooth Muscle (Arector Pili), Glandular Epithelium (Sweat & Sebaceous Glands)

Skin Slide: Keratinized Stratified Squamous Epithelium, Areolar Connective Tissue, Dense Irregular Connective Tissue, Adipose, Smooth Muscle (Arector Pili), Glandular Epithelium (Sweat & Sebaceous Glands)

Stratified Squamous Epithelium Non-Keratinized (esophagus), 1st 1/3 skeletal muscle, last 1/3 smooth muscle

Stratified Squamous Epithelium Non-Keratinized (esophagus), 1st 1/3 skeletal muscle, last 1/3 smooth muscle

pin 18
heart 1