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Small Intestine: Jejunum
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Slide 36: Jejunal villi at higher magnification without distended lacteals. Note the smooth muscle cells in the core of the villi, the very cellular lamina propria and the tall simple columnar epithelium with goblet cells and a striated (brush) border. Also note the intraepithelial lymphocytes.