Columnar epithelial cell

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Columnar epithelial cell
Code TH H2.00.02.0.01012
Anatomical terminology

Columnar epithelia are epithelial cells whose heights are at least four times their width. Columnar epithelia are divided into simple (or unilayered), and stratified (or multi-layered).These cells are tall and are arranged like pillar. they are found in the inner linking if the intestine. they secrets digestive enzymes and perform the function of absorption of digested food.