Large Intestine


This a low-power view of the colon, which shows intestinal glands in cross section. The lumen is to the left.  Even at this power, you can see the large number of goblet cells. The muscularis of the colon is not visible in this view, but is very thick.

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Last updated: July 10, 2001.