squamous epitheliumGo to external page http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0006914
An epithelium characterised by its most superficial layer consisting of squamous epithelial cells. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Squamous_epithelium ]
- UMLS:C0221909 (ncithesaurus:Squamous_Epithelium)
- An epithelium characterised by its most superficial layer consisting of squamous epithelial cells.
- FBbt:00007028 (squamous epithelium) A type of epithelium that is made up of flattened cells which are arranged with their long axes in the plane of the epithelium