Medical Definition of Muscle epithelium

1. Spindle-shaped, contractile, smooth muscle-like cells of epithelial origin that are arranged longitudinally or obliquely around sweat glands and the secretory alveoli of the mammary gland; stellate myoepithelial cells occur around lacrimal and some salivary gland secretory units. Synonym: muscle epithelium. Origin: myo-+ epithelium (05 Mar 2000)



Muscle Epithelium Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Muscle Epithelium Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Muscle Epithelium

muscle Marys
muscle biopsy
muscle boys
muscle builder
muscle building
muscle bundle
muscle car
muscle cars
muscle cell
muscle contraction
muscle curve
muscle denervation
muscle dysmorphia
muscle epithelium (current term)
muscle fascicle
muscle fatigue
muscle fiber
muscle fibers
muscle fibre
muscle fibres
muscle hypertonia
muscle hypotonia
muscle in
muscle in on
muscle into
muscle man
muscle memory

Other Resources Relating to: Muscle epithelium

Search for Muscle epithelium on Dictionary.com!Search for Muscle epithelium on Thesaurus.com!Search for Muscle epithelium on Google!Search for Muscle epithelium on Wikipedia!

Search