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mucus-secreting membrane lining all body cavities or passages that communicate with the exterior
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a transparent lubricating mucous membrane that covers the eyeball and the under surface of the eyelid
(pregnancy) the mucous membrane that lines the uterus; thickens under hormonal control and (if pregnancy does not occur) is shed in menstruation; if pregnancy occurs it is shed along with the placenta at parturition
a fold of tissue that partly covers the entrance to the vagina of a virgin
conjunctival layer of bulb
tunica conjunctiva bulbi
the part of the conjunctiva covering the anterior face of the sclera and the surface epithelium of the cornea
conjunctival layer of eyelids
tunica conjunctiva palpebrarum
the part of the conjunctiva lining the posterior surface of the eyelids; continuous with the bulbar conjunctiva
a slightly elevated elastic tissue deposit in the conjunctiva that may extend to the cornea but does not cover it
either of two thickened triangular layers of conjunctiva extending from the nasal edge of the eye to the cornea; it arises from irritation of the pinguecula
hymen that is completely closed so that menstrual blood cannot flow out
a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants
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