submucosa of large intestine

submucosa of large intestine

a layer of loose connective tissue between the colonic mucosa and the inner (circular) muscle layer.
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Peyer's patches has been extensively studied in sheep, cattle, pigs, rodents and man (Cornes, 1965; Faulk et al, 1970; Sobhon, 1971; Owen & Jones, 1974; Chu et al, 1979; Sminia et al, 1983; Reynolds & Morris, 1983; Liebler, 1985), but lymphoid aggregates in submucosa of large intestine that formed lymphoglandular complexes (LGCs) received much less attention.