Stratified ciliated columnar epithelium

Stratified ciliated columnar epithelium

An epithelium consisting of several layers of cells with the deeper cells being polyhedral in form and the surface ones columnar with motile cilia, such as that which lines the foetal oesophagus.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Stratified_ciliated_columnar_epithelium&oldid=73207"
First | Previous (Stratified) | Next (Stratified epithelium) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.