Traveling through the bodily fluids of an infected person, Ebola enters through a mucous membrane or break in the skin.
By throwing a strong light into the wound, the condition of the mucous membrane can be inspected and granulations removed.
We may act on either the skin or mucous membrane, or both at once.
Throughout, the respiratory tract is lined with mucous membrane.
The mucous membrane of the duodenum was also swollen and slightly red.
There is great disposition to the accumulation of viscid, discolored mucus on the surface of the mucous membrane.
A case of inflammation of the mucous membrane is worthy of notice.
Chronic inflammation tends to thickening of the mucous membrane.
The mucous membrane of the intestine for about the first 3.5 centims.
Morgagni pointed out that the mucous membrane of the nose is partly supplied also from the fifth pair of cranial nerves.
mucous membrane n.
A membrane lining all body passages that communicate with the exterior, such as the respiratory, genitourinary, and alimentary tracts, and having cells and associated glands that secrete mucus. Also called mucosa.