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Canine tongue

Extends from oral cavity into oropharynx.  Muscular organ.  Covered with stratified squamous epithelium (heavier keratinized).  Covered with papillae types: 1. Filiform – soft protective.  Fungiform, foliate and vallate give taste in tongue.  Tip of tongue is apex and most caudal … Continue reading

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