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(In English: Mucus)
Seguramente, cuando escuchas la palabra “mucosidad”, piensas en el moco, la sustancia pegajosa que tenemos dentro de la nariz. Sin embargo, ésa no es la única mucosidad que tenemos. También hay mucosidad en la boca, los pulmones, el estómago y los intestinos. Donde sea que se encuentre, la mucosidad protege y lubrica las membranas mucosas del cuerpo.
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