submucosa


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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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The Bio Envelope is constructed from a multi-laminate sheet of decellularized, non-crosslinked, lyophilized extracellular matrix (ECM) derived from porcine small intestinal submucosa (SIS).
Aziyo's biologic extracellular matrix for vascular repair is constructed from a multi-laminate sheet of decellularized, non-crosslinked, lyophilized extracellular matrix (ECM) derived from pig small intestinal submucosa (SIS).
Surgical biopsies revealed a massive eosinophilic infiltration of the submucosa confirming a diagnosis of eosinophilic cystitis.
Histometric analysis: After slide preparation, the thickness of four layers: tunica mucosa (epithelium, lamina propria, lamina muscularis), tunica submucosa, tunica muscularis and tunica adventitia/serosa of all the digestive organs was measured in um with the help of automated image analysis system Image JA(r) version 1.
The histological structure of the pirarucu digestive tract was similar between the different size classes and consisted of the mucosa, submucosa, muscular and serosa layers.
Microscopically, the cylindrical polyp had a three-layer structure, with a mucosal surface covering the large bowel mucosa, mutilated muscularis mucosae, and submucosa in the stalk.
The animals showed gradual structural regeneration of endogenous esophageal tissue layers, including squamous esophageal mucosa, submucosa, and blood vessel formation.
El esofago presenta pliegues mucosos longitudinales ramificados, compuestos por el borde de la mucosa y la submucosa que se interioriza.
It is necessary to differentiate them from other tumors located at submucosa.
All layers of mucosa, submucosa and serosa of the small intestine segment and poorly regenerated nerve in the conduit were distinctive in histologic sections.
Caption: Abscess with admixed tattoo pigment expanding the submucosa (H&E, 4xmagnification)
Histopathological examination of the ulcerated area revealed several coalescing and caseating epithelioid granulomas in the lamina propria and submucosa [Figure 3].