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Synonyms for mucosa

mucus-secreting membrane lining all body cavities or passages that communicate with the exterior

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the teeth could push a pedunculated buccal lesion deeper into the softer tissues of the buccal mucosa).
The defect that we were handed was enormous with buccal mucosa defect of about 5x5 cm, more than 50% of upper lip was resected and about 90% of the lower lip was excised along with left oral commissure (Figure-1).
In order to establish buccal mucosa bleeding times at the same measurement time ([T.sub.0]), the right or left buccal mucosae of all dogs were punctured using a penetration device (Contour plus, Bayer, Germany) and measured with the aid of a chronometer and blotting paper.
In this study we have explored the production of tissue engineered buccal mucosa using de-epidermised acellular dermis, in this case sourced from an accredited tissue bank (Euro Skin) and compared it to buccal mucosa based on three synthetic scaffolds, PLA, PHBV and a trilayer scaffold which consists of microfibers of PLA and nanofibers of PHBV.
The use of double buccal mucosa grafts on the ventral and dorsal bulbar urethra, first described by Palminteri in 2008, since then had been applied only in small series to penile urethral strictures [4].
[17] Buccal mucosa at the occlusal level Miyamoto et al.
Clinical examination revealed several plaques and striated white lesions on the tongue and in the left and right buccal mucosae (Figure 1(b)) and an exophytic tumor with a smooth whitish surface on the left buccal mucosa. There was also actinic cheilitis on his lips.
Caption: Figure 1: Photomicrograph of the section shows normal buccal mucosa (H&E 10x).
There were a high prevalence of HKA in the buccal mucosa and considerably lower rates of SED, ISCC, and OSCC in this location.
Caption: Figure 2: Intraorally, the right buccal mucosa shows absence of extension of lesion
Both patients were karyotyped prior to sequencing of EBP in DNA from lymphocytes and buccal mucosa. Fibroblast sterol analysis was performed in Amsterdam Center for Metabolism, AMC, Netherlands.
with either gender presented with malignant tumor of buccal mucosa and tongue were prospectively enrolled.
A 41-year-old male presented to the Department of Head and Neck Oncology, with a painful ulcerative lesion on the hard palate, right buccal mucosa and upper lip of 3-month duration with difficulty in swallowing.
A family dentist referred an 86-year-old woman to us in March 2014 with a complaint of contact pain in the right buccal mucosa. Her medical history revealed hyperlipidemia and diabetes mellitus, which were controlled with medication.
Anatomical site of tumors were; parotid gland, submandibular gland, palate and buccal mucosa, lip and tongue.