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submucosa

 [sub″mu-ko´sah]
areolar tissue situated beneath a mucous membrane.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sub·mu·co·sa

(sŭb'myū-kō'să), [TA]
A layer of tissue beneath a mucous membrane; layer of connective tissue beneath the tunica mucosa. [TA lists submucosae of the following viscera: bronchi, esophagus, small and large intestines, pharynx, stomach, bladder.]
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submucosa

(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.
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sub·mu·co·sa

(sŭb'myū-kō'să) [TA]
A layer of tissue beneath a mucous membrane; the layer of connective tissue beneath the tunica mucosa.
Synonym(s): tela submucosa.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

sub·mu·co·sa

(sŭb'myū-kō'să) [TA]
Layer of tissue beneath mucous membrane; layer of connective tissue beneath tunica mucosa. [TA lists submucosae of the following viscera: bronchi, esophagus, small and large intestines, pharynx, stomach, bladder.]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Desde el punto de vista endoscopico, suele verse como una masa submucosa, con o sin ulceracion, lo que da la apariencia de "ojo de toro".
Submucosa in the jejunum is almost completely composed of dense connective tissue; its thickness is similar to the inner circular muscle layer.
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The stomach consists of the mucosa, submucosa muscularis (muscularis externa), and serosa.
Rat peripheral nerve regeneration using nerve guidance channel by porcine small intestinal submucosa. J Korean Neurosurg Soc 2013;53:65-71.
(a) Necrotizing inflammation of the mucosa and submucosa. (b) Necrotizing vasculitis.
The development of allergic asthma in the animal model was illustrated by structural changes of the airway (epithelium, mucosa, and submucosa; Figure 3(a)).
Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) demonstrated that there was a honeycomb-like hypoechoic structure measuring 60 x 10 mm located in the submucosa with a heterogeneous echo pattern and revealed that the muscularis propria was intact (Figure 1(b)).
Below this was the lamina muscularis which formed a demarcation between the epithelial layer and the propria submucosa. The propria submucosa of the palate was made of dense irregular connective tissue.
They are the mucosa, submucosa, muscularis externa and serosa or adventitia.