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Medical Term:

submucosal (nerve) plexus

 

Definition: a gangliated plexus of unmyelinated nerve fibers, derived chiefly from the superior mesenteric plexus, ramifying in the intestinal submucosa.

Synonym(s): plexus (nervosus) submucosusTA, Meissner plexus, Remak plexus

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