Definition of epithelial
: of or relating to epithelium
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Dry AMD is a breakdown or thinning of retinal pigment epithelial cells, which support the light-sensitive cells.
Typically as a woman ages, the epithelial cells in breast disappear and are replaced by fat.
Lab tests performed by the California Department of of Fish and Wildlife came back over the past week to reveal that epithelial cells from the big cat’s saliva were in the blood drop found near the remote home in the 800 block of Native Sons Road.
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