submucosa


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Related to submucosa: Muscularis externa, submucosa of esophagus, submucosa of large intestine, submucosa of stomach

sub·mu·co·sa

 (sŭb′myo͞o-kō′sə)
n.
A layer of loose connective tissue beneath a mucous membrane.

sub′mu·co′sal adj.
sub′mu·co′sal·ly adv.

submucosa

(ˌsʌbmjuːˈkəʊsə)
n, pl -cosae (-ˈkəʊsiː)
(Anatomy) anatomy the connective tissue beneath a mucous membrane
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Noun1.submucosa - the connective tissue beneath mucous membrane
connective tissue - tissue of mesodermal origin consisting of e.g. collagen fibroblasts and fatty cells; supports organs and fills spaces between them and forms tendons and ligaments
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sub·mu·co·sa

n. submucosa, capa de tejido celular situado debajo de una mucosa.
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A CD34 IHC stain highlighted numerous immature cells consistent with myeloblasts which were arranged in aggregates and small sheets within the submucosa (Figure 3).
Histological examination of the tissue biopsies showed multiple fungal spores, with thick capsules, in the submucosa (Figs 1-3).
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The remaining part of the biopsy included the bladder submucosa (white colour) and SMCs (pink colour).
Stomach specimens from normal control rats showed normal histological structures of the mucosa, submucosa as well as the muscularis.
The absorption of digested nutrients, water, and electrolytes is possible because of projections of the mucosa and submucosa into the lumen of the digestive tract.
The CorMatrix ECM is an implantable material derived from porcine small intestine submucosa that has been shown to provide a biologically and mechanically favorable scaffold for cell incorporation, differentiation, and proliferation.
Multifocal islands and tapered cords of cuboidal cells were present within the submucosa.
21] reported significant decrease of exudates in full-thickness wounds treated with small intestinal submucosa compared to untreated wounds in rat model.
This study is the first to look at bacterial populations within the submucosa, where the inflammation is actually occurring, he noted.
AxoGen's products offer a full suite of surgical nerve repair solutions including Avance Nerve Graft, the only off-the-shelf commercially available processed nerve allograft for bridging severed nerves without the comorbidities associated with a second surgical site, AxoGuard Nerve Connector, a porcine submucosa ExtraCellular Matrix (ECM) coaptation aid for tensionless repair of severed nerves, and AxoGuard Nerve Protector, a porcine submucosa ECM product used to wrap and protect injured peripheral nerves and reinforce the nerve reconstruction while preventing soft tissue attachments.