Epithelium which consists of more than one layer of epithelial cells that may or may not be in contact with a basement membrane. Examples: keratinized stratified squamous epithelium, ciliated stratified columnar epithelium.[FMA]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stratified_epithelium http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9114-8737 FMA : FMA ]

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definition
  • Epithelium which consists of more than one layer of epithelial cells that may or may not be in contact with a basement membrane. Examples: keratinized stratified squamous epithelium, ciliated stratified columnar epithelium.[FMA].
external definition
  • Epithelium that consists of more than one layer of epithelial cells.[CARO]
has exact synonym
  • stratified epithelium
has related synonym
  • laminated epithelium
id
  • UBERON:0000486

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