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State the role of the specialized transitional epithelium in the bladder.

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There are four basic types of tissues in animals. They are muscle tissue, connective tissue, nervous tissue and epithelium tissue. The epithelium tissues can be found as outer covering of organs and blood vessels. It is also present as inner surface of cavities in the internal organs.

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Transitional epithelium is found in as mucosal lining in ureters, urethra and in urinary bladder. It acts as...

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