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Intestinal mucosa

Definition

noun

The lining of the intestines, thus the mucous membrane facing the intestinal lumen


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The intestinal mucosa is comprised of three layers:


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Sugar Allergy

... J Med 1999;107(5A):12S-19S. 3. Mielants H, De Vos M, Goemaere S, et al. Intestinal mucosal permeability in inflammatory rheumatic diseases. II. Role of disease. J Rheumatol 1991;18(3):394-400. ...

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The Fiber Disease

... Fatigue Syndrome? "Effect on Host: Larvae burrowing into the intestinal walls can cause irritation. Most of the pathology is from adult worms in the large intestine, which suck blood and damage the mucosa. This produces anaemia, bloody and watery diarrhoea, and occasional ...

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Candida albicans, Flora and Pathogen

... is a yeast-like fungal organism found in moderate amounts in the human intestinal tract. Under certain conditions Candida in the body can changes ... out destructive pathogens with a barrier over the surface of the mucosa, stimulating the human immune system to respond to certain infections, ...

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by Inuyasha
Mon Oct 31, 2005 2:49 am
 
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