Epithelial Histology Images

Epithelial Cell Structure

Cell Junctions

Characteristics of Epithelial Cells

Shapes of Epithelial Cells

Simple Squamous Epithelium

Example 1 of Simple Squamous Epithelium: Mesothelium of Peritoneal Lining

Example 2 of Simple Squamous Epithelium: Bowman's Capsule of the Kidney

Example 3 of Simple Squamous Epithelium: The Capillary Wall

Simple Cuboidal Epithelium

Example of Simple Cuboidal Epithelium

Simple Columnar Epithelium

Example of Simple Columnar Epithelium

Ciliated Simple Columnar Epithelium

Example of Ciliated Simple Columnar Epithelium: The Uterine (Fallopian) Tube

Pseudostratified Ciliated Columnar Epithelium

Example 1 of PCCE: Bronchial Passages.

Example 2 of PCCE: The Trachea.

Transitional Epithelium

Example of Transitional Epithelium

Stratified Squamous Epithelium

Example 1 of Stratified Squamous Epithelium: Keratinized Epidermis

Example 2 of Stratified Squamous Epithelium: Non-Keratinized Vaginal Lining