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Medical Term:

mucosa of large intestine

Definition

the mucosal lining (epithelium, lamina propria, muscularis mucosae) of the wall of all the parts of the large intestine (cecum, colon, rectum, anal canal) collectively.

Synonym(s): tunica mucosa intestini crassiTA, mucous membrane of large intestine

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