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the epithelial layer that lines the luminal space of the esophagus [ https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A0-683-40008-8 MP:0000468 ]

Synonyms: epithelium of oesophagus oesophagus epithelial tissue esophagus epithelium epithelial tissue of esophagus gullet epithelium esophageal epithelium epithelial tissue of gullet epithelium of gullet epithelial tissue of oesophagus gullet epithelial tissue esophagus epithelial tissue

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

editor note

TODO check epithelium types: in FMA: Nonkeratinizing stratified squamous epithelium; mouse has basal and squamous subtypes; in ZFA it is columnar

external definition

Simple columnar epithelium that lines the esophagus. Chen et al, 2007.[TAO]

has related synonym

oesophagus epithelium