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Term:
stratified squamous epithelium (UBERON:0006915)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
capillary bed +  
dermomyotome +  
epithelial cord +  
epithelium of vagina +  
esophagus squamous epithelium 
mixed stratified cuboidal and columnar epithelium 
parathyroid epithelium +  
Sertoli cell barrier 
short descending thin limb +  
simple squamous epithelium +  
stratified columnar epithelium +  
stratified cuboidal epithelium 
stratified squamous epithelium +  
Multilaminar epithelium which consists of more than one layer of squamous cells only one layer of which is in contact with a basement membrane. Examples: keratinized stratified squamous epithelium, epithelium of wall of esophagus.[FMA].
tongue squamous epithelium +  
urothelium +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: epithelium stratificatum squamosum
Xrefs: FMA:45563 ;   NCIT:C13180 ;   UMLS:C0836131 ;   Wikipedia:Stratified_squamous_epithelium
Definition Sources: FMA:45563, Wikipedia:Stratified_squamous_epithelium

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