Subserosa

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Tela subserosa
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Latin tela subserosa

The tela subserosa (or just subserosa) is a layer of tissue between the muscularis and serosa.

The term is used in pathology more often than in anatomy, and is particularly associated with cancer staging (for example, in staging stomach cancer[1] or uterine cancer).

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  1. ^ ACS :: How Is Stomach Cancer Staged?

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