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Mesh term Goblet Cells

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Epithelial Cells
Intestinal Mucosa
Laryngeal Mucosa
Nasal Mucosa
Respiratory Mucosa

Description

A glandular epithelial cell or a unicellular gland. Goblet cells secrete MUCUS. They are scattered in the epithelial linings of many organs, especially the SMALL INTESTINE and the RESPIRATORY TRACT.



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