Medical Dictionary

muscularis

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noun mus·cu·la·ris \ˌməs-kyə-ˈlar-əs\

Medical Definition of muscularis

  1. 1:  the smooth muscular layer of the wall of various more or less contractile organs (as the bladder)

  2. 2:  the thin layer of smooth muscle that forms part of a mucous membrane (as in the esophagus)


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