submucosa

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submucosa

[¦səb·myü′kō·sə]
(histology)
The layer of fibrous connective tissue that attaches a mucous membrane to its subadjacent parts.
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Submucous fibrosis starts primarily in the juxta-epithelial connective tissue; however the damage to the epithelium is the sequel of the changed connective tissue.
Development of an in vivo mouse model to study oral submucous fibrosis.
Estimation of serum and salivary immunoglobulin G and immunoglobulin A in oral pre-cancer: A study in oral submucous fibrosis and oral lichen planus.
In 12 cases of oral submucous fibrosis, 6 had abusive history of smoking and gutka chewing and 3 had history of alcohol, betel nuts and pan chewing.
The exclusion criteria were as follows: (1) abnormal sperm, endocrine disease, congenital uterine anomalies; (2) intrauterine adhesion; (3) ectopic pregnancy; (4) presence of submucous myomas; (5) histopathology diagnosed as uterine adenomyosis; (6) histopathology diagnosed as malignant uterine tumor; (7) underwent hysterectomy after myomectomy for other disease.
However, virtual MDCT-HSG has a better diagnostic evaluation for intrauterine filling defect and can confidently differentiate a polyp from a submucous myoma (18).
It may be necessary to explore the endometrial cavity to look for and remove submucous fibroids.
Submucous myomas are adjacent to endometrium, and they grow towards the endometrium and form a bulging in endometrial cavity.
A total of twenty patients were selected with oral submucous fibrosis, staged III and IV according to Khanna and Andrade classification.
Infertility may secondarily result from submucous Lieomyomas due to marked distortion of uterine cavity.
Clinical features of oral submucous fibrosis; Common precancer in Sri Lanka caused by arecanut.
Submucous membrane, serosal membrane, and smooth muscles have no pathology in all groups.