Usage examples for mucosa

  1. The uses of the latter are the following: The pulp acts as an astringent, but it would be more correctly called a tonic of the intestinal mucosa, for it has been experimentally proved that, although it checks diarrhoea, it also acts as a laxative in chronic constipation. – The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines by T. H. Pardo de Tavera
  2. One not infrequently observes in little children that they refuse to empty the bowels when they are placed on the closet because they obtain pleasure from defecation, when the retained stool by its accumulation excites strong irritation of the mucosa. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  3. It is not hard to understand that in these cases there is produced an irritation of the intestinal mucosa, corresponding to that seen in the skin. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  4. These facts alone would be sufficient to disprove the theory that the corpora lutea are organs producing a secretion whose function is to cause the attachment of the embryo to the uterine mucosa. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  5. Semina aptera pube fibroso- mucosa tecta! – Expedition into Central Australia by Charles Sturt
  6. Syphilitic ulcers are usually single, deep, and crateriform; the base is covered with a dirty white secretion, and the surrounding mucosa presents an angry red appearance. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  7. Cases of the evacuation of desquamated patches of diphtheritic membrane from the intestinal mucosa 6 to 9 feet in length have been reported. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler