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Histology of Epithelium

Prof. Dr. Blent Mzrak


BAU International UniversityBatumi

Simple squamous epithelium


(a) Diagram (b) H&E (HP)

Simple cuboidal epithelium


(a) Diagram (b) Azan (HP)

Simple columnar epithelium


(a) Diagram (b) H&E (HP)

Simple columnar ciliated epithelium


(a) Diagram (b) H&E (HP)

Pseudostratified columnar ciliated epithelium


(a) Diagram (b) H&E (MP)

Stratified squamous epithelium


(a) Diagram (b) H&E (HP) (c) H&E (MP) (d)
Papanicolaou (HP)

Stratified cuboidal epithelium


H&E (HP)

Transitional epithelium
(a) Diagram (b) H&E (HP)

Intercellular junctions
(a) Schematic diagram (b) Junctional complex, EM 125 000

Tight junctions
(a) EM 190 000 (b) Schematic diagram

Adhering junctions (a-c)


Diagrams

Gap junctions
(a) EM 80 000 (b) Diagra

Cilia (a) H&E (HP) (b) EM 20 000 (c)


Schematic diagram

Microvilli
(a) PAS (HP) (b) EM 4000 (c) EM 30
000

Stereocilia
H&E (HP)

Goblet cell
PAS (HP)

Goblet cell
EM 5000

Simple tubular glands


(a) Diagram (b) H&E (LP) (c) H&E (MP)

Simple coiled tubular glands


(a) Diagram (b) H&E (LP)

Simple branched tubular glands


(a) Diagram (b) H&E (LP)

Simple
acinar
glands
(a)
Diagram
(b) H&E (LP

Simple branched acinar gland


(a) Diagram (b) Masson trichrome (LP)

Compound branched tubular gland


(a) Diagram (b) H&E (LP)

Compound acinar gland (a) Diagram (b)


Chrome alum haematoxylin/phloxine
(MP)

Compound tubulo-acinar gland


H&E (MP)