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Definition of Basement membrane

Basement membrane
Basement Base"ment, n. [F. soubassement. Of uncertain origin. Cf. Base, a., Bastion.] (Arch.) The outer wall of the ground story of a building, or of a part of that story, when treated as a distinct substructure. ( See Base, n., 3 (a) .) Hence: The rooms of a ground floor, collectively. Basement membrane (Anat.), a delicate membrane composed of a single layer of flat cells, forming the substratum upon which, in many organs, the epithelioid cells are disposed.

Meaning of Basement membrane from wikipedia

- The ba****t membrane is a thin, pliable sheet-like type of extracellular matrix, that provides cell and tissue support and acts as a platform for complex...
- glomerular ba****t membrane of the kidney is the basal lamina layer of the glomerulus. The glomerular endothelial cells, the glomeular ba****t membrane, and...
- often incorrectly referred to as the ba****t membrane, though it does constitute a portion of the ba****t membrane. The basal lamina is visible only with...
- Thin ba****t membrane disease (TBMD, also known as benign familial hematuria and thin ba****t membrane nephropathy or TBMN) is, along with IgA nephropathy...
- known as anti-glomerular ba****t membrane disease, is a rare autoimmune disease in which antibodies attack the ba****t membrane in lungs and kidneys, leading...
- of substances from the underlying connective tissue, through the ba****t membrane. Cell junctions are especially abundant in epithelial tissues. In...
- ba****t membrane without a hyperproliferation of the glomerular cells. Immunofluorescence demonstrates diffuse granular uptake of IgG. The ba****t membrane...
- epithelium is connected to a ba****t membrane, which is then attached by filaments to a connective tissue layer. The chorionic membrane is a fibrous tissue layer...
- the glomerular ba****t membrane is sandwiched between the glomerular capillaries and the podocytes. The glomerular ba****t membrane is 250–400 nm in...
- Epithelial ba****t membrane dystrophy (EBMD), is a disorder of the eye that can cause pain and dryness. It is sometimes included in the group of corneal...