tela submucosa


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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.]

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.

tela submucosa

The submucosa of the intestine.
See also: tela