mucosa

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-8 of 8 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
form of leishmaniasis endemic in Mexico and Central American and South America; sores are limited to the skin and mucosa American leishmaniasis , leishmaniasis americana , mucocutaneous leishmaniasis , nasopharyngeal leishmaniasis , New World leishmaniasis
small tumor (benign or malignant) arising from the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract; usually associated with excessive secretion of serotonin carcinoid
mucus-secreting glands in the mucosa of the uterine cervix cervical glands , cervical glands of the uterus , glandulae cervicales uteri
cytotoxin specific for the cells of the intestinal mucosa enterotoxin
collective term for numerous olfactory filaments in the nasal mucosa first cranial nerve , nervii olfactorii , olfactory nerve
genus of helical or curved or straight aerobic bacteria with rounded ends and multiple flagella; found in the gastric mucosa of primates (including humans) genus Heliobacter , Heliobacter
substance produced by the mucosa of the stomach and intestines that is essential for the absorption of vitamin B12 intrinsic factor
smear taken from the vaginal mucosa for cytological analysis vaginal smear
Search another word or see mucosa on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature