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submucosa

 [sub″mu-ko´sah]
areolar tissue situated beneath a mucous membrane.

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.]

submucosa

/sub·mu·co·sa/ (sub″mu-ko´sah) areolar tissue situated beneath a mucous membrane.

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.

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.

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.]

submucosa (sub´mūkō´sə),

n the tissue layer beneath the oral mucosa. It contains connective tissues, vessels, and accessory salivary glands.

submucosa

connective tissue situated beneath a mucous membrane.
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Next, a straight, 10-Fr suction catheter was inserted submucosally and used to probe for the foreign body.
Anesthesia with 2% lidocaine with 1:200,000 epinephrine was infiltrated submucosally 7 minutes before incision.
However, according to Donald Leopold, MD, the use of powered instrumentation to submucosally resect portions of the inferior turbinate has become preferable since the development of small, specific microdebrider blades for this purpose (oral communication, September 2005).
It is a rare glial tumor that usually appears submucosally as a pedunculated mass in the midline, attached to the nasal septum.