submucous


submucous
Beneath a mucous membrane.

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sub·mu·cous .səb-'myü-kəs, 'səb- adj lying under or involving the tissues under a mucous membrane <\submucous layers> <a \submucous resection>
sub·mu·cous·ly adv

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sub·mu·cous (səb-muґkəs) submucosal.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Submucous — Sub*mu cous, a. (Anat.) Situated under a mucous membrane. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • submucous — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • submucous — adj. located beneath a mucous membrane (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • submucous — sub·mucous …   English syllables

  • submucous — “+ adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary sub + mucous : lying under or involving the tissues under a mucous membrane …   Useful english dictionary

  • submucous plexus — see Meissner s plexus …   Medical dictionary

  • submucous cystitis — interstitial c …   Medical dictionary

  • submucous layer — tela submucosa …   Medical dictionary

  • submucous resection — a formerly common technique for correction of a deviated nasal septum: the mucous membrane is opened and a portion of the underlying tissue is excised and repositioned or replaced …   Medical dictionary

  • submucous ulcer — Hunner u.; so called because of the tendency of the lesion to heal superficially …   Medical dictionary


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