Unilaminar epithelium which consists of a single layer of squamous cells. Examples: pulmonary alveolar epithelium, endothelium.[FMA]. [ http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9114-8737 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simple_squamous_epithelium FMA : 45565 ]

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Term information

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Subsets

uberon_slim, vertebrate_core

plural term
simple squamous epithelia [ ZFA : 0001498 ]
definition
  • Unilaminar epithelium which consists of a single layer of squamous cells. Examples: pulmonary alveolar epithelium, endothelium.[FMA].
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/8f/Illu_epithelium.jpg
external definition
  • Unilaminar epithelium that consists of a single layer of squamous cells.[CARO]
has exact synonym
  • epithelium simplex squamosum
has related synonym
  • simple squamous epithelia
id
  • UBERON:0000487