Radiograph of a stomach. (
A radiopaque compound the patient swallowed appears white in the radiograph.)
a gastric gland
Portion of a
Lining of the stomach. (
) Gastric glands include mucous cells, parietal cells, and chief cells. The mucosa of the stomach is studded
with gastric pits that are the openings of the gastric glands. (
) A light micrograph of cells associated with the gastric glands (60×).