Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / mucosa

other words for mucosa

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

QUIZZES

Celebrate Your Grammar Skills With This Quiz

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

For a time there was enthusiastic cutting of septal spurs and burning of redundant mucosa and cauterizing of sensitive areas.
THE TREATMENT OF HAY FEVERGEORGE FREDERICK LAIDLAW
Propino Vomitorium liquidum, cujus usu cum copiosa mucosa rejecisset, non rediit Incubus.
So will the presence of gallstones, or of disturbances of the biliary mucosa.
PSYCHOTHERAPYJAMES J. WALSH
Its walls are thick, and its lumen is almost obliterated by the longitudinal folds of the mucosa, mentioned above.
In the acute case of poisoning in man reported by Tiraboschi and Taito, no macroscopic changes were noted in the stomach mucosa.
These sutures should lie on the outer aspect of the mucosa, so as not to traverse the cavity of the larynx itself.
There may be swelling of the mucosa, or copious discharge which persists for long periods.
Many operations can be carried out by rendering the nasal mucosa absolutely insensitive with cocaine.
This brings away the mulberry hypertrophy in its grasp, and frequently a strip of mucosa from the lower margin of the turbinal.
Unless the whole mucosa is diseased, this hardly seems necessary, particularly if a free opening be made into the nose.

WORDS RELATED TO MUCOSA

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

proceleusmaticadjective | [pros-uh-loos-mat-ik, proh-suh- ]SEE DEFINITION
Learn A New Word Right Now!