submucous plexus


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Related to submucous plexus: myenteric plexus, submucosal plexus, Meissner plexus

submucous plexus

[¦səb′myü·kəs ′plek·səs]
(neuroscience)
A visceral nerve network lying in the submucosa of the digestive tube. Also known as Meissner's plexus.
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