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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1975 March; 68(3): 159–161.
PMCID: PMC1863695

The direction of epithelial growth is inwards.

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