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Fallopian tubes
Normal anatomy / histology

Reviewer: Nicole Riddle, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Editor: Jamie Shutter, M.D.
Revised: 8 April 2014, last major update March 2013
Copyright: (c) 2003-2014, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Diagrams
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Fallopian tube

Gross description
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Gross images
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Uterine attachment on upper left, fibriae on upper right

Micro description
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Micro images
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Lumenal center filled with plica surrounded by smooth muscle layers of alternating orientation
Fimbriae are not thickened
Simple columnar epithelium consisting largely of secretory cells and scattered ciliated cells
Various images
Lumen
Tubal epithelium
Additional references
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End of Fallopian tubes > Normal anatomy / histology


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