Pick out the FALSE statement about epithelial tissue.
A. Epithelial tissue is vascular.
B. Epithelial tissue provides physical protection for organs.
C. Epithelial tissue functions in absorption & secretion.
D. Epithelial tissue controls the permeability into and out of an area/organ.
E. Epithelial tissue consists almost entirely of cells with very little extracellular material between them thereby forming a barrier against entry into the body.
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A very clear example of this adaptive response occurs in heavy smokers when their pseudostratified ciliated columnar epithelium in the respiratory tract, changes to stratified squamous epithelium.