mucous membrane

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Synonyms for mucous membrane

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

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She was diagnosed by the biopsy of her corneal lesion and immunofluorescence studies which was consistent with the diagnosis of mucous membrane pemphigoid.
Porokeratosis of Mibelli with a mucous membrane lesion.
The mucous membrane loses its ability to form folds; therefore, after the re-establishment of acute AH by stitching the right side of the stomach fundus to the left wall of distal esophagus, there is no formation of sealing the folds of mucous membrane under the esophageal-gastric junction.
After administration of the medication, we discovered improvements in the health of mucous membrane tissues and in the gland structure of the large and medium dose intervention groups.
The then-emerging condition is Pemphigus foliaceus, a Pemphigus variant characterized by skin blisters without mucous membrane involvement (3).
Lipoderma[TM] DPT is a stable derivative of pantothenic acid, a liposoluble B vitamin essential to normal skin and mucous membrane function.
severity of exposure (for per cutaneous injuries, depth of injury and whether fluid was injected; for skin or mucous membrane exposures, estimated volume of material and description of skin condition);
Exposure incident: specific eye, mouth, or other mucous membrane, non-intact skin or arenteral contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials that results from the performance of an employee's duties.
Each sinus has an opening into the nose for the free exchange of air and mucus, and each is joined with the nasal passages by a continuous mucous membrane lining.
Mucous membrane lesions: Mouth ulcers are sometimes seen in lupus patients.
It is delivering the virus to a mucous membrane, such as your mouth or nose.
This difference probably occurs because semen can harbor a larger dose of virus than vaginal secretions do, and because the exposed area of mucous membrane is larger in the woman.
1 This fruit is a good source of fibre which helps protect the colon mucous membrane by decreasing exposure time to toxic substances.
A team of Italian, Serbian and Spanish researchers gave ethanol (ethyl alcohol) to laboratory rats and, have thus proved that the stomach mucous membrane of those that had previously eaten strawberry extract suffered less damage.
We sneeze when a particle or chemical stimulates the nerve endings in the mucous membrane of our nose.