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(Science: physiology) thin; watery; like serum; as the serous fluids. Of or pertaining to serum; as, the serous glands, membranes, layers.

(Science: anatomy) See serous membrane.

Origin: Cf. F. Sereux.

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What is fibrous layer and serous layer?

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by anamikariya
Sun Apr 29, 2012 10:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Layers
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Membrane question

... c)What kind of tissue forms the dermis? 2.Responsd to the following statements by choosing an answer from the key. a.cutaneous b.mucous c.serous d.synovial ----------1)Membrane type associated with skeletal system structures ----------2)ALways formed of simple squamous epithelium ----------3)Two ...

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by tomkkk
Mon Jan 10, 2011 3:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Membrane question
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Questions about Serous membranes and Mucous Membranes

*Serous membranes a)identify the specific kinds of tissue found in the two layers of serous membrane b)What is the function of the epithelial layer? c)Name & locate the three serous membranes in the body d)What do the ...

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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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The Fiber Disease

... and navel. With repeated exposure, the lesion spreads and often involves the skin posterior to the navel. Active lesions are covered with blood or serous exudate, while chronic lesions are smooth, dry, and devoid of hair. Hyperkeratosis and parakeratosis occur in the epidermis of the parasitized ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Jul 06, 2006 4:19 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Cellular Respiration

... facillitated diffusion through the ATP Synthase a phosphate group is bound to ADP to make ATP. Hopefully that's right... 'cause if it's not I'm in serous trouble! :lol: :lol:

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by LrdGeno
Sun Jun 19, 2005 11:16 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cellular Respiration
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