How to use Mucosa in a sentence
The Small Bowel Damage to the small bowel mucosa is common in chronic alcoholics.
He received atropine 500 mcg premedication and then topical local anesthesia to the mucosa of his upper airway.
Once all visible papilloma was removed, residual mucosa was removed by using a diamond burr to polish bone at the site of origin.
In pigs adult worms burrow into the mucosa of the small intestine where the female produces larvae.
Argon beaming is a viable technique for treating oesophageal dysplasia since it only destroys a depth of 2mm into the mucosa.Advertisement
The viruses colonize the gut mucosa and provoke antibody formation both in the blood stream and in the gut epithelium.
Lung toxins Some of the toxins present in smoke are highly irritant or directly toxic to the bronchial mucosa causing airway inflammation.
Suppositories are useful in reducing the risk of gastric irritation by direct effect of the drug on the gastric mucosa.
We have imaged demineralised tissue, caries lesions, restored teeth and oral mucosa and demonstrate the detection of changes in tissue microstructure.
In the rest of the bowel the lining is a delicate mucous membrane or mucosa.Advertisement
The mucosa of the urinary tract is similar in organization and function to other mucosa of the urinary tract is similar in organization and function to other mucosal surfaces.
Most GISTs are asymptomatic but may cause abdominal pain or bleeding from ulceration of the overlying mucosa.
Thus, high acid production by the parietal cells probably protects the corpus mucosa from initial colonization.
Herpes simplex is the most common viral infection to affect the oral mucosa (Groenwald et al., 1997 ).
The ability of these " pathogenic " strains to invade the mucosa depends on the presence of pili or flagella.Advertisement
Fresh samples of tumor and normal colonic mucosa were taken at the time of surgery and snap frozen in liquid nitrogen.
Even quite intensive scraping of the intestinal mucosa did not reveal coccidia.
In the gastric mucosa there is a large ulcer.
A single spray into one nostril delivers about 0.5 mg of nicotine, absorbed mostly through the nasal mucosa.
The increased pressure forces the mucosa through defects in the bowel wall, and feces become trapped in these mucosa through defects in the bowel wall, and feces become trapped in these mucosal pouches or diverticulae.Advertisement
Finally, a thin double layer of smooth muscle is often present - the muscularis mucosa for local movement of the mucosa.
We are further evaluating the histology of sinus mucosa in health and disease.
It also continues to duplicate in the gut mucosa, making antiretroviral therapy for immune function less effective.
A further cause of failure to drain urine is occlusion of the drainage eyes of the catheter by the bladder mucosa.
The Small bowel Damage to the small bowel mucosa is common in chronic alcoholics.Advertisement
For example, your stomach is lined with a layer of mucous membrane called the stomach mucosa.
This delivers nicotine, from a cartridge, for absorption through the buccal mucosa.
The lesions are most likely to result from the effect on the oesophageal mucosa of the acidic gastric reflux.
The inhibitory effect of budesonide was higher than that of nedocromil sodium on both nasal polyps and nasal mucosa.
It is only poorly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract in the presence of intact mucosa.
Secondly an increased gut transit time means that toxins normally confined to the small bowel can irritate and inflame the more sensitive colonic mucosa.
The Group has examined the effect of nicotine on rectal mucosa.
The parasitic generation consists solely of adult parasitic females which lie embedded in the mucosa of the small intestine of rats.
Nasal turbinate mucosa was removed from patients with PAR, IR and normal controls.
The mucosa lining the cheeks, undersurface of the tongue and lips is quite thin and delicate.
The U.S. Pharmacists' website cites several studies demonstrating tea tree oil's effectiveness again yeast and fungal infections of the skin and mucosa.
In provocation challenges, the skin, nasal and oral mucosa, and lining of the lungs and gastrointestinal tract are exposed to suspected allergens.
Celiac disease is a disease of the digestive system in which the inside lining of the small intestine (mucosa) is damaged after eating wheat, rye, oats, or barley, resulting in interference with the absorption of nutrients from food.
The walls of the GI tract have four layers of tissue, called mucosa, submucosa, muscularis externa, and serosa.