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Behind, both kidneys lie on a bed of fatty tissue. They are close to the diaphragm
and two of its ligaments; to two muscles at the back of the abdominal cavity, the
psoas major and the quadratus lumborum; and to the tendon of another muscle, ...
The adventitia consists of fibroelastic connective tissue that merges with the
connective tissue behind the peritoneum. The muscular coat is composed of
smooth muscle fibres and, in the upper two-thirds of the ureter, has two strata—
an inner ...
The cortex—the region outside the vascular cylinder but below the surface of the
stem—is composed of ground tissue consisting of storage parenchyma cells (a
relatively generalized cell type) with more or less thick walls. Rooting animals ...
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