Plexus submucosus, submucosal plexus. Submucosal nervous plexus consisting of small aggregations of ganglion cells, innervating the submucosa of the alimentary tract. Corresponds to Auerbach's plexus. Described in 1862.
- G. Meissner:
Über die Nerven der Darmwand. Zeitschrift für rationelle Medizin, n.s. 1857, 8: 364-366.
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