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11.60: Barriers to Pathogens

Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12
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cilia Tiny finger-like projections; in the mucous membranes they move in waves and sweep mucus and trapped pathogens toward body openings.
mucous membrane Lining of inner body surfaces and body openings that produces mucus.
mucus Sticky, moist substance that traps pathogens and debris.

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Date Created:
Nov 29, 2012
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