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Fig. 1033. Section of the Human Esophagus

(From a drawing by V. Horsley.) Moderately magnified. The section is transverse and from near the middle of the gullet.

  • a Fibrous covering
  • b Divided fibers of longitudinal muscular coat
  • c Transverse muscular fibers
  • d Submucous or areolar layer
  • e Muscularis mucosæ
  • f Mucous membrane, with vessels and part of a lymphoid nodule
  • g Stratified epithelial lining
  • h Mucous gland
  • i Gland duct
  • m’ Striated muscular fibers cut across

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