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Surface Mucous Cells: * Simple Columnar cells with basal oval Nuclei. * Line the surface epithelium and extend to line the pits . Function: Secrete “Neutral Mucus” which forms a “thick Blanket” for lubrication & protection.
Fundic Stomach with a short pit Surface mucus secreting epithelium
Mucous Neck Cells * Located at the neck of the glands. * Low Columnar Cells with Vacuolated foamy cytoplasm. * Function: Secrete “Acidic Mucus” which protect gastric mucosa.