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non-keratinized stratified squamous epithelium (UBERON:0010304)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
gingival epithelium +  
keratinized stratified squamous epithelium +  
non-keratinized stratified squamous epithelium +  
Stratified squamous epithelium is a stratified squamous epithelium, the cells of which synthesizes but does not accumulate keratin. Examples: epithelium of vagina, epithelium of wall of esophagus.
synovial membrane of synovial joint 
vagina squamous epithelium 

Exact Synonyms: epithelium stratificatum squamosum noncornificatum ;   nonkeratinizing stratified squamous epithelium
Xrefs: FMA:45569 ;   Wikipedia:Stratified_squamous_epithelium#Nonkeratinized
Definition Sources: FMA:45569, Wikipedia:Stratified_squamous_epithelium#Nonkeratinized

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