By mucoid is understood a soft gelatinous substance containing mucin, or pseudomucin, which is normally secreted by the epithelial cells of both the mucous membranes and glands.
Mucin is known in the cell-sap of Acetabularia.
adenocarcinoma with mucin production.
It consists of columnar epithelium but the individual cells lack cytoplasmic mucin although they are able to secrete mucin.
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