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Epithelial layer that lines the intestine. [ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_cjm ]

Synonyms: intestine epithelial tissue epithelium of bowel epithelial tissue of bowel epithelium of intestine bowel epithelial tissue bowel epithelium epithelial tissue of intestine

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Term information


uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

external definition

Simple columnar epithelium that lines the intestine, sometimes pseudostratified, with absorptive brush-border cells and mucous goblet cells clearly visible. Crosnier et al. 2005[TAO]

has narrow synonym

villous epithelium

has related synonym

intestine epithelium