Dictionary » S » Squamous

Squamous

squamous

scaly or platelike.

Origin: L. Squamosus = scaly


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Membrane question

... a.cutaneous b.mucous c.serous d.synovial ----------1)Membrane type associated with skeletal system structures ----------2)ALways formed of simple squamous epithelium ----------3)Two membrane types not found in the ventral body cavity ----------4)The only membrane type in which goblets cells are ...

See entire post
by tomkkk
Mon Jan 10, 2011 3:43 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Membrane question
Replies: 0
Views: 2279

Questions about Serous membranes and Mucous Membranes

... would be found . For each of tyhe following epithelium, indicate where the mucous membrane having this epithelium would be found -Stratified squamous(several answers) -Pseudostratifiedd ciliated epithelium -Simple columnar d)The epithelial layer of mucous membranes contains specialized epithelial ...

See entire post
by tomkkk
Mon Jan 10, 2011 3:36 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Questions about Serous membranes and Mucous Membranes
Replies: 0
Views: 2497

HELP:?:

Epithelium-Squamous-simple Columnar Striated Unstriated

See entire post
by kareena
Fri Dec 21, 2007 5:39 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: HELP:?:
Replies: 2
Views: 3282

Histology Help

... to figure it out. Plant or animal tissue? It seems like sugarcane epidermis, but it also seems like fenestrate membrane in artery or something squamous epithelium hmm.. :?

See entire post
by Dr.Stein
Sun Mar 18, 2007 2:05 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Histology Help
Replies: 6
Views: 5417

How long does a cell live outside a living host?

Hi, how long do these cells, normal and cancerous, live outside a living host at room temperature, on a surface Squamous cell muscle fiber Merkel cells

See entire post
by Saccharide
Sun Oct 15, 2006 9:40 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How long does a cell live outside a living host?
Replies: 4
Views: 1707
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 5,675 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link