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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.