TITLE

mucous membrane

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1396
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "mucous membrane" is presented. It refers to the membrane lining passages and cavities communicating with the air, consisting of a surface layer of epithelium, a basement membrane, and an underlying layer of connective tissue. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21236633

 

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