The Histology Guide

Crossword: Epithelia

Simply click on a location and type in the answer. Reveal or Hide the answers. Your score is 0%

        11                   10                      
  9                       6                        

The Clues

1 This type of epithelium has one layer of cells only
2 This type of epithelium is found in tissues where there is active secretion and absorption
3 The cells in this type of epithelium are wider than they are tall
4 The name for the type of membrane that lies underneath all epithelium, separating it from the underlying tissue
5 This is a type of specialisation used to increase surface area for absorption
6 This type of specialisation is motile
7 Epithelium do not have their own blood supply and are called _______
8 This type of epithelium has two or more layers of cells
9 These cells are found in epithelia, and are specialised for making mucus
10 This type of epithelium is commonly found lining glands
11 simple epithelia are commonly used when ________ is important
12 This type of specialisation is found on the surface of skin, and helps in waterproofing