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Mucous membranes

mucous membranes --> mucosa

(Science: pathology) A mucous membrane or tunica mucosa.


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G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use

... of the gut microflora and the direct effects of antibiotics on the mucous membranes. The rates of diarrhea associated with parenterally administered antibiotics, especially ...

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by boron
Wed Nov 13, 2013 8:05 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use
Replies: 11
Views: 4100

Homeostasis in Humans

... signals coming from the skin and other parts of the body (e.g. mucous membranes). Based on these signals it promotes either heat retention or heat loss (by means ...

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by biohazard
Mon Jan 09, 2012 6:55 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Homeostasis in Humans
Replies: 1
Views: 2681

Membrane question

... following statements by choosing an answer from the key. a.cutaneous b.mucous c.serous d.synovial ----------1)Membrane type associated with skeletal ... type in which goblets cells are found ----------5)"Wet"membranes -----------6)Adapted for adsorption & secretion -----------7)Has ...

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by tomkkk
Mon Jan 10, 2011 3:43 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Membrane question
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Views: 2624

Questions about Serous membranes and Mucous Membranes

*Serous membranes a)identify the specific kinds of tissue found in the two layers of serous membrane ... them. Distinguish between the visceral & the parietal portion of this membrane. *Mucous Membrane a) List, in order,the kind of tissue found in each of the three layers of ...

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by tomkkk
Mon Jan 10, 2011 3:36 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Questions about Serous membranes and Mucous Membranes
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Views: 2936

Viral attacks on the human body... HELP.

... works for preventing viral entry just as it does with bacteria, but mucous membranes aren't as good preventing viral infections as they are against bacterial ones. The ...

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by biohazard
Thu Oct 15, 2009 6:33 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viral attacks on the human body... HELP.
Replies: 3
Views: 2757
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