Urothelium lines all EXCEPT (AIIMS 2009)

Urothelium lines all EXCEPT (AIIMS 2009)

Urothelium lines all EXCEPT (AIIMS 2009)
a. Minor calyx
b. Ureter
c. Urinary bladder
d. Membranous urethra


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Explanation: Membranous urethra is lined by stratified (or pseudostratified) columnar epithelium.

Urothelium (transitional epithelium) is present at terminal lining of collecting tubules, minor and major calyces, renal pelvis, ureter, urinary bladder and proximal urethra.


Ans. d. Membranous urethra