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Intestinal mucosa

Introduction: Intestinal mucosa

Description of Intestinal mucosa

Intestinal mucosa: innermost membrane of the four coats of the intestinal wall.
Source: CRISP

Intestinal mucosa: The innermost membrane of the four coats of the intestinal wall, the other three being the submucosa, muscular layers, and serosa. (Berk et al., Gastroenterology, 4th ed, v.3, p1479).
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Intestinal mucosa: Lining of the INTESTINES, consisting of an inner EPITHELIUM, a middle LAMINA PROPRIA, and an outer MUSCULARIS MUCOSAE. In the SMALL INTESTINE, the mucosa is characterized by a series of folds and abundance of absorptive cells (ENTEROCYTES) with MICROVILLI.
Source: MeSH 2007

Intestinal mucosa: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Intestinal mucosa

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The term Intestinal mucosa can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Intestinal mucosa

The following list attempts to classify Intestinal mucosa into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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