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Light micrograph of a section through the cervix, the passage that connects the uterus (womb) and vagina. This is the endocervix, the part that borders the uterus. It is lined with columnar epithelial cells (far right). Beneath this are endocervical glands (dark pink and blue), which produce mucus. Magnification: x100 when printed at 15cm wide.
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