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Light micrograph of a section through the wall of the vagina. The lumen (white, at top) is lined with a mucosa of stratified squamous epithelial cells (pink, down to purple line) and a lamina propria containing blood vessels and nerves. The thickness of this mucosal layer changes during the menstrual cycle. Magnification: x25 at 24x36mm size.
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