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mucous

[′myü·kəs]
(physiology)
Of or pertaining to mucus; secreting mucus.
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Thus cells produce a 'dehydrated" mucous, says Michael J.
In men, scientists theorize, HIV invades the body through the mucous lining of the urethra.
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The mass was covered with mucous membrane and dilated blood vessels and was attached to the posterolateral aspect of the nasopharynx on the right side.
The alcohol-free solution can be used on both skin and mucous membranes.
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Any profuse mucous otorrhea is treated with an ear drop of equal parts Vasocidin and gamma globulin.
It is possible that she was infected through the mucous membrane in her mouth (although in a later incident she was scratched by a needle used to draw blood from a drug abuser whose AIDS status is unknown).
Described in many drug warning inserts as a "serious skin condition," SJS is actually a devastating reaction affecting the skin and mucous membranes, causing severe burning, blistering and sloughing of involved tissue.
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To the right is the exposed mucous membrane of the tympanum and tubotympanum.