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Reviewer: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 3 July 2013, last major update August 2012
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Various layers

Micro images

Full thickness

Esophageal fold (trichrome)

Upper third

Squamous epithelium:

Thin basal zone

Monolayer basal cells

Squamous epithelium with intraepithelial lymphocytes

Mucosa and submucosa:

Mucosa and submucosa

Muscularis mucosae

Section of esophageal mucosa

Submucosal glands and ducts

Alcian blue

With squamous metaplasia

Esophageal musculature

Histologic features

Esophageal cardiac glands

Esophageal inlet patch

Virtual slides

Normal esophagus

End of Esophagus > General > Histology

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