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Types of capillaries

Types of capillaries based on diameter and or permeability: Continuous Capillaries Do not have fenestrae. Muscle, lung, and adipose tissue. Fenestrated Capillaries Found in kidney glomeruli, small intestine, and endocrine glands. Have pores, allow large substances to pass but not plasma proteins. Sinusoidal Capillaries Large diameter with fenestrae. Liver, spleen, bone marrow, lymphoid tissue, some endocrine glands.

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