Mucus

Mucus: The viscous secretion of mucous membranes. It contains mucin, white blood cells, water, inorganic salts, and exfoliated cells.1

Types

Types may include:2

Types of Mucus:

  • Nasal Mucus

Anatomy Articles

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References

  1. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)
  2. Source: NCI Thesaurus

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