A muscle layer that is part of a wall of esophagus. [ OBOL:automatic ]

Synonyms: muscle coat of esophagus tunica muscularis oesophageae muscular coat of oesophagus tela muscularis (oesophagus) tunica muscularis esophagi muscular layer of oesophagus

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Term information

latin term
tunica muscularis oesophageae [ FMA:TA ]

latin term
tela muscularis (oesophagus) [ FMA:62998 FMA:TA ]

latin term
tunica muscularis esophagi



structure notes

In the upper esophagus, part of the externa is skeletal muscle, rather than smooth muscle