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  • adj. situated below or underneath the mucosal tissue.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Lying beneath the mucosa or mucous coat of the intestine or other part.


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sub- + mucosal.


  • GUPTA: Antillon used the technique new to the United States, endoscopic submucosal dissection, ESD.

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  • “He died from an acute laryngeal fracture associated with massive submucosal hemorrhage and consequential asphyxiation.”

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  • Later, it would be diagnosed as a submucosal throat haemorrhage, but that was later.

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  • The alimentary canal is supplied with rich plexuses beneath the epithelium, often as a superficial plexus in the mucosa and a deeper submucosal plexus.

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  • Balloon supports precise delivery of submucosal needles


  • • Sperm degenerate 48hours after ejaculation • May survive up to 4 days in female genital tract (submucosal)

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  • The endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) technique was used to remove a large lesion en bloc. - latest science and technology news stories

  • A research team from Japan reported a case of a large lipoma, 50 mm in diameter, in the terminal ileum, which was completely removed by a combination of the so-called endoscopic unroofing technique and endoscopic submucosal dissection. - latest science and technology news stories

  • The study will enroll forty subjects at five sites who present with intrauterine polyps and/or submucosal fibroids 3 cm or less in size.


  • Two weeks after submucosal cancer cells injection in Group A, ulcerative gastric cancer with peritoneal carcinomatosis showed typical VX2 tumor pathology, with widespread intraperitoneal metastatic nodules, bloody ascites and perspicuous pulmonary metastases.

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