cuboidal epithelium


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cuboidal epithelium

[kyü′bȯid·əl ‚ep·ə′thēl·ē·əm]
(histology)
A single-layered epithelium made up of cubelike cells.
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Examples of pathologic changes in the operated as opposed to control kidneys: D: hydronephrosis and prominent dilatation of non-proximal tubules with; E and F: relative reactive thinning of the lining cuboidal epithelium; A and D: hematoxylin & eosin (H&E) x20; B and E: H&E x100 medulla; C and F: H&E x100 cortex.
The ovarian mass consisted of fibrovascular tissue, throughout which there were cords, islands, and solid sheets of cuboidal epithelium forming ductlike structures (Fig 6) that sometimes contained small intraluminal papillary growths.
In their case on laparotomy an omental cyst lined by cuboidal epithelium was found.
Histopathology of the specimen identified a large cyst lined with a layer of bland cuboidal epithelium (figure 3).
Histopathological examination revealed many tubular formations lined with cuboidal epithelium in hyalinized stroma (Figure-2).
Acini and ducts of the mammary gland were lined with large cuboidal epithelium cells.
This was characterized by a pseudoinfiltrative appearance of tubular-glandular structures with a pseudocystic appearance, lined by a single layer of cuboidal epithelium with a hobnail appearance and focal atypias due to a degenerative process (Fig.
Proximal convoluted tubules were lined by simple cuboidal epithelium with prominent brush border and distal convoluted tubules were lined by simple cuboidal epithelium with relatively larger lumen.
The cyst wall is lined by a single layer of cuboidal epithelium and fibrous tissue.
a, Primitive ducts lined by cuboidal epithelium (arrow) and surrounded by a fibromuscular collar *.
The histological study showed the presence of focal ducts lined with cuboidal epithelium without atypia, located in areas of urothelial denudation (Fig.